October 2016

Gender summit/Health Screening and walk

GRASAG-UEW Women’s Commission in collaboration with the University Health Directorate, Gender Mainstreaming Directorate, UEW-HIV/AIDS Unit and the HPERS Department is organising an all-in-one event dubbed GENDER SUMMIT—Health Screening and Walk for students, staff and the University community.

The programme is under the theme:

A Healthy University Community, a Healthy Nation

Centre for Conflict, Human Rights and Peace Studies Holds Public Lecture

The Centre for Conflict, Human Rights and Peace Studies has organised a public lecture on ‘the Importance of Conflict, Human Rights and Peace Studies in Present Development Discourse’ at the Jophus Anamuah-Mensah Conference Centre of the University of Education, Winneba.

The event which was held on 19th October, 2016 marked the inception of the newly created Centre for Conflict, Human Rights and Peace Studies at the Faculty of Social Science. It brought together 500 dignitaries from Academia, security services, human rights institutions and other stake holders in education.

FORMATION OF NATIONAL HISTORY STUDENT ASSOCIATION

ASHIS(Association of History Students) executives in collaboration with history student executives from University of Ghana,University of Development Studies, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, and University of Cape Coast met on 31 August 2016 to discuss the formation of National History Association. The main agenda was the importance of forming such as an association.

The Adventures of Sasa and Esi by Martin Owusu

Director: Johnson KwekuEdu
Synopsis:
According to tradition, children are expected to accept and obey every instruction given them by their parents.
The story is told of Sasa a small boy, his younger sister, Esi and Subruku a Giant, who is the king of the forest. In this story we seePatam, a very wonderful dog and Papa, the father of the two children.
They lived in the heart of a forest because their father was a hunter.

Orientation for Level 100 Students in History Department

The Department of History Education had its orientation for the fresh students on 31 August 2016. The Head of Department, Staff Members, National Service Persons, fresh students, and some few continue students were present at the gathering. The Head of Department opened the forum by welcoming all the level 100 students into the university. He also introduced the students to various projects carried out by the Department and encouraged the students to participate in all the projects.

STAFF VACANCY

The University of Education, Winneba, announces for the information of the University Community and the General Public, two vacancies in its ICT Services Directorate.

1. DIRECTOR, ICT SERVICES DIRECTORATE

THE POSITION

Division of Human Resource holds Workshop for Academic Counsellors

The Division of Human Resource in collaboration with the Guidance and Counseling Unit of the University of Education, Winneba has held a workshop on Counselling for Academic Counsellors of the School of Creative Arts on October 11, 2016 at the Amu Theatre, Central Campus.

Presenting from the Guidance and Counselling Unit, Mrs. Patricia Amos, took the participants through what counselling is and the dimensions of counselling to employ when their services are required by Clients.