On August 12, the University top management had a leadership retreat at the AUN Hotel. It was President Dekle’s first retreat with her management team since she assumed office in July.
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On July 24, the livelihood support team of the German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ) visited AUN for on-the-spot assessment of the economic opportunities provided by the University’s sustainability initiatives.
The U.S. State Department has nominated Lawrence A. Onime, Principal Media Technologist with the Communications & Multimedia Design program, to participate in the 2017 International Visitors Leadership Program (IVLP).
The August 5 nationwide examination to compete for AUN’s 75 merit scholarships had a huge turnout, according to reports from the 25 centers across the federation.
A seminar to prepare faculty and staff for the second and critical year of AUN’s law program has been concluded.
When you see internally displaced persons settling down to make Yola their home and setting up businesses, what comes to mind is hope!
AUN students’ prize-winning projects have appeared on Facebook as case studies on its newly launched “counterspeech” portal, www.counterspeech.fb.com.
The AUN/UNHCR “Protect Livelihoods Project I” has ended in Gombe State. The humanitarian intervention scheme, which kicked off early this year, has graduated 500 beneficiaries of its financial literacy, cooperative society, and vocational skills acquisition training in Nafada and Funakaye local government areas.
A team of five persons working with the Academic Advising Unit of the Provost’s Office attended a July 25 Public Speaking seminar in which AVP Abba Tahir was facilitator.
On July 24, AUN extended its condolences to the Managing Director of Gotel Communications, Mohammed El-Yakub. His father, Pa El-Yakub Daura, aged 102 years, died recently in Katsina State.
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