Presenter: Dr George Openjuru, Associate Professor, Dean School of Distance and Lifelong Learning

Title: Widening access for women/girls in Higher Education at Makerere University through a gender mainstreaming initiative.

This paper will also be presented at the WORLD CONGRESS SERIES ON ACCESS TO POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION in Montreal Canada from 6th to 10th Oct. 2013.

Moderator:   Mr. Arthur Mugisha

Dr Dick Ng'ambi's presentation on increased use of emerging technologies

Dr Dick Ng’ambi, Head of the Post Graduate Programme in Educational Technology and pioneer of projects in Mobile Learning (m-Learning) and Podcasting at University of Cape Town (UCT) delivered an insightful and brilliant public lecture on “Is increased use of emerging technologies among students & educators changing learning/teaching practices?” at the Makerere University Senate Building Conference Hall on October 10 2012.

Thursday, 25 October, 2012 - 14:30

Dear all,

Indeed, this is another blessing to us at Makerere University. ICT in Education is a theme we all need to learn about irrespective of our different professions. We are all educators and thus need to get knowledge  and skills in modern pedagogy. We need to kow how to integrate ICTs in the teaching of our different subjects.

I urge all of us to attend this public lecture by Dr. Kathy Lynch. And thanks to the DVC AA for spearheading and facilitating these public lecturers.

The 6th International Barcelona Conference on Higher Education

As you may know, GUNi is organizing the 6th International Barcelona Conference on Higher Education, “Let’s Build Transformative Knowledge to Drive Social Change”, May 13-15, 2013.