The University of Education, Winneba (UEW) Chapter of the Graduate Students’ Association of Ghana (GRASAG) has emerged the Local GRASAG Association of the Year at the 2018 GRASAG Excellence Awards held at the University of Cape Coast, Central Region, Ghana. The Award ceremony was part of the GRASAG National Congress activities which took place from Thursday, 9th – Sunday, 12th August, 2018.
The Management of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) today, 15th August, 2018, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Tai Solarin College of Education, Omu-Ijebu, Ogun State, Nigeria to regulate their relationship.
The MoU which aims at enhancing research, staff and students’ exchange, staff capacity development and other academic and professional relationships was signed at the Council Chamber, North, Campus, UEW.
The Winneba Campus of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) has recorded a great increment of student enrolment for the 2017/2018 sandwich academic year.
The Ag. Vice-Chancellor, Rev. Fr. Prof. Anthony Afful-Broni affirmed in his speech during the 2018 sandwich matriculation ceremony that, the Winneba Campus received 2,532 applications out of which 2,369 qualified and were accordingly admitted.
The Ag. Vice-Chancellor of the University of Education, Winneba, Rev. Fr. Prof. Anthony Afful-Broni has described Geography as one of the interesting disciplines that transcends all human endeavours.
He said Geographers are needed in all sectors of the economy due to the diverse nature of the issues they deal with, adding, “it can therefore not be a missing link in Ghana’s development”.
The Vice-President of the Republic of Ghana, His Excellency (H.E.) Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has expressed his delight towards the introduction of new two Masters Programmes by the University of Education, Winneba –M.Phil Geography and M. Ed in Geography.
H. E. Dr. Bawumia announced this on 8th August, 2018 during the Grand Opening of the 2018 Ghana Geographers/Geography Teachers’ Association Annual Conference held at the Jophus Anamuah-Mensah Conference Centre, North Campus, Winneba.
The Ag. Vice-Chancellor of the University of Education, Winneba, Very Rev. Fr. Prof. Anthony Afful-Broni, has in a video extended a special welcome to all Sandwich Students for the 2017/2018 Sandwich Session. He indicated that the University is undoubtedly a "University of Excellence, the largest populated University in the Country with current population of Sixty-Five Thousand precious men and women all over the country". He further emphasised that the University is a community of happy and proud people.
The Management of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) on Tuesday, 31st July, 2018 received ten awardees of the Association of Registrars of Nigerian Universities (ARNU) at its (UEW) Main Campus in Winneba.
The visit which was initiated by the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA), intended to host the awardees on a Study Tour to Ghana, visit other Ghanaian Universities, learn from them and tour their campuses as well.
A delegation from the Faculty of Social Sciences Education of the University of Education, Winneba has paid a courtesy visit to the Inspector General of Police (IGP) to explore the possibility of establishing collaboration between the Centre for Conflicts, Human Rights and Peace Studies (CHRAPS) and the Ghana Police Service. This took place on Monday, 31st July, 2018 at the Police Headquarters in Accra.
The University of Education, Winneba (UEW) Chapter of the Graduate Students’ Association of Ghana (GRASAG) in collaboration with the School of Graduate Studies (SGS), the Institute for Educational Research and Innovation Studies (IERIS), Centre for International Programmes (CIP), Centre for Conflict, Human Rights and Peace Studies (CHRAPS) and the Gender Mainstreaming Directorate has hosted the 3rd International Multi-disciplinary Conference for post-graduate students.
A three-day workshop was organised for the library staff of the College of Technology Education, Kumasi (COLTEK) of the University of Education, Winneba from July 3rd to Friday, 5th July, 2018.
It was aimed at enhancing the skills of the library staff in various components of Information Literacy so that Librarians would be able to provide better services to their users and also assist them to become information literate.