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PWF Kenya : School of Computational Techniques for Physics Students in Kenya (SCoTeP-K)

The first School of Computational Techniques for Physics Students in Kenya (SCoTeP-K) will be held at University of Nairobi, Chiromo Campus, from June 17th to 21th, 2024. It aims to enhance the programming and computing skills of physics students in Kenya.

A five-day programme will be delivered by distinguished Kenyan and foreign physicists and computer scientists on the following topics:

Mr. Samson Ekeno Lokwakai among the 10 global recipients of the prestigious McCall MacBain Scholarships at McGill University in Montreal, Canada

Samson Lokwakai Photo

Mr. Samson Ekeno Lokwakai, an alumnus of the Department of Physics, is one of 10 global recipients of the McCall MacBain Scholarships at McGill University in Montreal, Canada. In 2022, he graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Microprocessor Technology & Instrumentation.

FST - NIW2024

As we anticipate the Nairobi Innovation Week scheduled from May 8-19, the Faculty of Science and Technology is thrilled to announce an impressive lineup of expert speakers. These speakers, carefully selected to align with the faculty's theme of bridging the gap between research and practical applications of science, are poised to engage audiences on topics crucial for empowering communities towards sustainable development.

Among these distinguished speakers are

Here's an edited version of the speaker bios with improved clarity and flow:

Dr. Eunice Anyango Owino Newly Elected FST Senate Representative

We are thrilled to extend our heartfelt congratulations to Dr. Eunice Owino for her outstanding achievement in winning the Faculty of Science and Technology (FST) Senate Representative position. Dr. Owino's dedication, leadership, and vision has been instrumental in shaping the academic landscape within our institution, and her victory is a testament to her unwavering commitment to excellence.

New Student Leaders Sworn In at Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Nairobi

On Thursday, March 28, 2024, the University of Nairobi witnessed the swearing-in of new student leaders at the Taifa Hall. This ceremony followed the Faculty and Campus Students' Association elections held virtually on Wednesday, March 27, 2024, and the Council elections conducted on Thursday morning.

Strengthening Collaborative Ties: FST Hosts Professors from Croatia

The Faculty of Science and Technology at the University of Nairobi recently hosted three professors from the University of Slavonski Brod in Croatia. The visiting professors were Prof. Lackovic Ivica (Professor of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering), Prof. Nakic Petar (Professor of Electrical and Information Engineering), and Prof. Sivric Hrvoge (Professor of Social Sciences and Humanities).

UON Holds First COIL Workshop in East Africa

In a landmark event for East African higher education, the University of Nairobi, Maseno University, and Dedan Kimathi University of Technology joined forces with international experts to explore the transformative potential of Collaborative Online International Learning (COIL) and virtual exchanges. This groundbreaking workshop, the first of its kind in the region, brought together 17 universities from Kenya and beyond to prioritize these innovative approaches to internationalization at home.