July 2023

Department of Geography Education Commemorates a Decade of Existence

The Department of Geography Education, University of Education, Winneba (UEW), has organised a weeklong activity to commemorate its 10-year anniversary celebration.

The activities included the unveiling of the anniversary logo, a float, a tree planting exercise, awareness creation on radio, a Geographic Information System (GIS) workshop for the youth mappers, a career guidance workshop, inter-graduate and inter-senior high school quizzes, a seminar, and fun games. All the activities took place from Friday, 21st to Friday, 28th July, 2023, in Winneba. 


SPED Hosts Seminar on Best Practices for Inclusive Workplace 

The Department of Special Education (SPED), University of Education, Winneba (UEW), has hosted a seminar to sensitise the university community on best practices for creating an inclusive and supportive environment for students with disabilities at the university.

The seminar was held at the Jophus Anamuah-Mensah Conference Centre, North Campus, Winneba.



UEW Staff Keep Fit in Cohesion

The University of Education, Winneba (UEW), in an effort to build bonds and the physical well-being of its staff, has organised fun games for all the workers of the university. 

The fun games, dubbed "The Registrar’s Cup", were held on Thursday, 20th and Friday, 21st July, 2023, at the Hockey Pitch and volleyball court of the university's North Campus in Winneba. The male staff of the university engaged in football while the females played volleyball.


A Night with the UEW Winds Band

The Department of Music Education is inviting the University community for an enchanting evening filled with mesmerizing melodies and captivating rhythms! The UEW Winds Band, renowned for their exceptional talent and passion for music, is all set to take the stage and leave participants spellbound. The event takes off as follows


Department of Physics Education Discusses Myths in Physics

The Department of Physics Education, University of Education, Winneba (UEW), has held a day’s workshop for over 50 Senior High School (SHS) physics tutors in the Central Region under the theme "Innovative Teaching Strategies and Addressing Misconceptions in Physics".

The workshop, held on Wednesday, 12th July, 2023, at the Lecture Theatre 8, South Campus, UEW, provided participants with valuable insights and practical knowledge on innovative teaching strategies to address misconceptions in Physics.



UEW Lecturers School SHS Physics Teachers on Effective Teaching Strategies

Fifty physics tutors from senior high schools (SHS) in the Central Region have attended a workshop on effective ways of teaching the subject.

The workshop was organised by the Department of Physics Education of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) on the theme, "Innovative teaching strategies to address students’ misconception in Physics", last Wednesday.


UEW Signs MoU with AICPA & CIMA to Professionalise Student Training

The University of Education, Winneba School of Business (UEW-SoB), has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants, and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (AICPA & CIMA), to equip students and alumni with workplace-ready skills.

The MoU will require both institutions to offer a remote, digital self-paced learning programme, namely the CGMA® Finance Leadership Programme.


Dr. Ophelia Ohenewa Mefful: Tale of Determination, Triumph

Dr. Ophelia Ohenewa Mefful, an example of resilience and hard work, stands as a testament to both human determination and divine providence.

Despite encountering numerous obstacles throughout her life, she managed to surmount them and recently graduated from the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) with a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Fashion. 

Dr. Mefful currently serves as a lecturer at the Takoradi Technical University, where she continues to inspire others with her journey.