VICE-CHANCELLOR APPROVES APPOINTMENT AND RE-APPOINTMENT OF DIRECTORS, AG. DIRECTORS, AND DEPUTY DIRECTORS

The Vice Chancellor, Professor Oluwatoyin T. Ogundipe, FAS, has approved the appointments and renewal/extension of appointments of the following members of staff as Directors, Ag. Directors, and Deputy Directors of various Centres, Institutes and Units: S/N NAME APPOINTMENT DURATION                       1. Professor C. Maduagwu Director, Confucius Institute (Extension) September 1, 2022 to August 31, 2023 (1…

SUMMER SCHOOL ON OCEANOGRAPHY DEBUTS IN NIGERIA  

The Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academics and Research), Prof. Bola Oboh, has challenged stakeholders in the field of Marine and Ocean Studies to conduct more research.  She gave the charge at the opening ceremony of the first Costal Ocean Environment Summer School in Nigeria (COESSIN).  Representing the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, FAS, she noted that the long-term goal of…

PUBLIC BOOK PRESENTATION IN HONOUR OF PROF. AYODELE FRANCIS OGUNYE

It was a day to behold for the pioneer of the Chemical Engineering Department of the University of Lagos, Professor Ayodele Francis Ogunye, as his biography, “Trials, Triumphs & Legacy” written on the occasion of his 80th birthday celebration was unveiled.  The University of Lagos was a hum of activity, as members of the University community,…

UNILAG V.C. REAFFIRMS MANAGEMENT’S SUPPORT FOR RESEARCH, SCHOLARLY EFFORTS

Vice-Chancellor, University of Lagos, Professor Oluwatoyin Ogundipe FAS has reiterated the University management’s unwavering commitment to and support for researches and all forms of scholarly engagements which would give UNILAG more visibility among the comity of Ivory towers. Speaking on Monday, July 25, 2022 shortly after bagging an Award of Excellence in Service courtesy of…

CARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY SEEKS PARTNERSHIP WITH UNILAG ON ENGINEERING AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Top officials of Carnegie Mellon University (CMU)-Africa, on Friday, July 15, visited the University of Lagos to explore areas of possible research collaboration in the fields of Engineering, Information Technology, and Entrepreneurship. Professor Allen Robinson, Director of CMU Africa, and Mr. Aamir Suleman, Director of Knowledge Creation and Education Network, were warmly received at the…

UNILAG IS KEEN ON SKILLS DEVELOPMENT, EMPLOYABILITY – VC

The University of Lagos has, over the years, been changing the narrative of tertiary education through the impartation of practicable knowledge and skills development at all levels of learning. This, according to the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, FAS, is in pursuit of the UNILAG 25-year Development Plan which, among other things, harps on Skills Development…

ARUA, CoE-USD INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE BEGINS JULY 26

The third International Conference of the African Research Universities Alliance (ARUA) Centre of Excellence for Unemployment and Skills Development (ARUA, CoE-USD 2022) holds between Tuesday, July 26 and Thursday, July 28, 2022. Theme is “Sustainable and Workable Solutions for Youth Unemployment in Africa.” The international conference will be blended with the physical session scheduled to…

Morehouse College Glee Club Performs at University of Lagos

As part of its 2022 tour of Nigeria, the Morehouse College Glee Club,  Atlanta, Georgia thrilled the University of Lagos community to some beautiful music at the J.F. Ade. Ajayi Auditorium on Tuesday, July 5, 2022. The Auditorium was teeming with choirs and spectators who came to enjoy the choral performance. The highlight of the evening was the renditions of Nigerian songs in Igbo,…