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The President of Oduduwa University pays a courtesy call on the Ag. Vice-Chancellor of UEW

The President of the Oduduwa University, Chief Dr. Ramon Adegoke Adedoyin, paid a courtesy call on the Ag. Vice-Chancellor and the Deans of Faculty of the University of Education Winneba to develop a framework of cooperation between the two universities.  Chief Dr. Ramon who is in Ghana as part of efforts of Oduduwa University's quest to build partnerships and relations with other like-minded institution in Africa used the opportunity to sign an MOU with UEW.

Panel Discussion on Documentary Linguistics and Summer School in UEW

 

A Panel Discussion on Documentary Linguistics was held as part of activities of the Summer school organised by the College of Languages Education, Ajumako, of University of Education, Winneba.

The discussion which was held on Radio Windy Bay 98.3fm of the University of Education Winneba on Thursday 20th July, 2017 covered a number of areas including political interference in the enactment and implementation of Language Policies. Download an audio file of the entire discussion below.

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UEW Supports Central Regional Hockey Association

The University of Education, Winneba has extended its support to the Central Regional Hockey Association during the maiden edition of the Inter-Communities Hockey Competition in the region held on 8th July, 2017.

The tournament, which was under the theme “Hockey for all; play for all” was organized to give playing time to the players, develop coaches, improve on officiating the game, motivate the youth to continue training and play the game, and bring hockey to the doorsteps of the communities.

PROFESSOR FRANCIS NYAMNJOH (UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN) IN UEW ON BEHALF OF THE AFRICAN HUMANITIES PROGRAMME (AHP)

 

Professor Francis Nyamnjoh of the University of Cape Town is in the University of Education, Winneba, to interact with staff and PhD students about how to write a good proposal in order to secure the African Humanities Program fellowship.

University of Education, Winneba Governing Council inaugurated

 

The Minister of State in charge of Tertiary Education, Professor Kwesi Yankah, on Tuesday, 18th July, 2017 inaugurated the Governing Council of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW).

In a short address, he informed the council members that, they have been individually and collectively selected to take charge of the University based on their track records. He charged them as a matter of urgency, to restore calm on campus.

HOD donates books and audio-visuals to Department of History Education

Senior lecturer in the Faculty of Social Sciences, Dr. Jim Weiler, has donated over two hundred books and audio-visuals that cover subjects such as history, economics, geography etc. to the Department of History Education. Dr. Jim, who is also Head of Department of Department of History Education and a visiting lecturer at the Department of Economics Education, also helped the Department to purchase books with his own credit card.

Conference Report

 

The above international conference on the theme “Images of Childhood and Future: Cross-Cultural Perspectives” was organised by the Europa-University, Flensburg and the University of Education, Winneba (Ghana) in Flensburg, Germany from 29th June to 1st July, 2017.

Department of History Education Organises Send-off Ceremony for National Service Persons

A send-off ceremony has been held for the 2016/17 National Service Personnel posted to the Department of History Education in the University of Education,Winneba.

Six national service persons (Richardson Amonoor, Alice Agyeiwaa, Patricia Arthur, Stephen Arthur, Seidu Tirogo, and Patience Kodua) were posted to the Department after completing their tertiary education to undertake their mandatory national service.