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2018/2019 Academic Year

 

Prof. Peter QuarteyProf. Matilda Steiner-Asiedu delivers Inaugural Lecture

 

Prof. Matilda Steiner-Asiedu, Dean, School of Biological Sciences has delivered an inaugural lecture on the topic: the Nutrition Landscape: Implications on our Human Resources and National Development. The lecture which marked the final inaugural lecture for the 2018/2019 academic year was chaired by the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Ebenezer Oduro Owusu......read more        

Prof. Matilda Steiner-Asiedu

 

 

 

Prof. Peter QuarteyProf. Nana Aba Appiah Amfo Delivers Inaugural Lecture

 

Prof. Nana Aba Appiah Amfo, Dean, School of languages has delivered an inaugural lecture on the topic Beyond Babel: Communicating in Context and Across Domains. The lecture which marked the third inaugural lecture for the 2018/2019 academic year was chaired by the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Ebenezer Oduro Owusu.

In her introduction, Prof. Amfo explained that linguistic structures like words, phrases, sentences and longer utterances, whether spoken or written are carefully chosen by speakers to reflect their intent and to direct the addressee in such a way that.....read more        

Prof. Nana Aba Appiah Amfo

 

 

 

 

Prof. Peter QuarteyProf. Ankomah Asante Delivers Inaugural Lecture

 

Prof. Felix Ankomah Asante, Director of the Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research, ISSER, has delivered an Inaugural Lecture on the topic “The linkage between Agriculture, Nutrition and Health: Issues for Research and Policy”. The Inaugural Lecture, the first for the second semester of the 2018/19 academic year was chaired by the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Ebenezer Oduro Owusu.

Prof. Ankomah Asante in his introduction hinted that although strong linkages have been established between agriculture, nutrition and health, these sectors are treated in isolation as policies and programmes designed for each sector are made without considering the linkages between them.....read more        

Prof. Felix Ankomah Asante

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prof. Peter QuarteyProf. Daniel Kwadwo Asiedu Delivers Inaugural Lecture

 

Professor Daniel Kwadwo Asiedu, Provost, College of Basic and Applied Sciences, has advocated for the study of Geoscience at the basic to the tertiary education levels to ensure sustainable and equitable distribution of Ghana’s natural resources.

Professor Daniel Kwadwo Asiedu, made the call at his Inaugural Lecture which was on the topic: Geoscience Education in Ghana and Sustainable Development. According to him, in spite of the glaring needs for Geoscience literacy, the Science curricula of the basic and secondary schools do not cover as many topics in Geoscience compared to other science disciplines like Chemistry,...read more        

Prof. Daniel Kwadwo Asiedu