OPEN ACCESS WEEK, UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA NSUKKA

You are invited to the first-of its-kind ‘Open Access Week’ to be held in University of Nigeria, Nsukka on 24th October, 2017. The Theme of the event is “Open in Order to Increase Visibility in Teaching and Research”. The event is being organised by a group of Open Access Advocates in UNN to mark the International Open Access Week which is a…

Laptops now to be assembled in University of Nigeria, Nsukka

During the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, 57th Founders’ Day Celebration, the Vice Chancellor – Prof. Benjamin C. Ozumba unveiled the Laptop Assembly Complex of the University.  This was commissioned on the Dignity of Man Lecture Day, 6th Oct, 2017 by His Eminence, Alhaji Muhammmad Sa’ad Abubakar III. CFR, The Sultan of Sokoto. This is the…

IEEE in 2030 Challenge: Call for Proposals

The IEEE in 2030 Challenge: Delivering Value to Engineers and Technology Professionals in Undeserved Communities IEEE wants your ideas for new programs, products, and services and innovative ways for delivering valued offerings to engineers and technology professionals in undeserved communities.  This “seed grant” program is designed to encourage and support innovative and creative approaches to…

NIGERIAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION, ENUGU STATE CHAPTER CALL FOR PAPERS

NIGERIAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION, ENUGU STATE CHAPTER  CALL FOR PAPERS [14th September, 2017] The Enugu State Chapter of the Nigerian Library Association (NLA) announces her 17th Annual Conference/AGM for the year 2017 holding as follows:  Date: Thursday 30th November – Friday 1st December, 2017. Venue: National Library of Nigeria, Independence Layout, Enugu Conference fees:  Fifteen Thousand Naira…

SUMMIT OF AUTHORS, RESEARCHERS, EDITORS AND SCHOLARS (SOARES)

Dear Colleagues, On behalf of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Applied Information Science and Technology, I am pleased to announce the extension of the deadline of abstracts for the SUMMIT OF AUTHORS, RESEARCHERS, EDITORS AND SCHOLARS (SOARES). The new date for title and abstract submission is now 30 September, 2017. This extension was based…

2017/2018 Screening Exercise For Admission

The 2017/2018 screening exercise for admission into University of Nigeria has been rescheduled. The information here was sourced from the University website UNIVERSITY OF NIGERIA OFFICE OF THE REGISTRAR 2017/2018 SCREENING EXERCISE FOR ADMISSION The University of Nigeria hereby invites candidates who had the UNN as their first choice in the 2017 University Tertiary Matriculation…

Peace Talk with Helen – Int’l Day of Peace

PEACE TALK WITH HELEN! Click on the ADD button below to share your thoughts about Peace in your country. Today, 21st September, 2017 is International Day of Peace. The Day’s theme for 2017 is “Together for Peace: Respect, Safety and Dignity for All” which is based on the TOGETHER global campaign that promotes respect, safety and dignity for everyone forced…

September 21, 2017 is International Day of Peace

  The International Day of Peace (“Peace Day”) is observed around the world each year on 21 September. Established in 1981 by unanimous United Nations resolution, Peace Day provides a globally shared date for all humanity to commit to Peace above all differences and to contribute to building a Culture of Peace. 2017 Peace Day…

World Bank Group Youth Summit 2017: Technology and Innovation for Impact

Copied from Here We find ourselves amid the greatest information and communications revolution in human history and must take advantage of this rapid technological change to make the world more prosperous and inclusive. With youth being the early adopters and the most active users of Information and Communication technologies, their participation is essential in expanding…

University of Nigeria 2017/2018 SCREENING EXERCISE FOR ADMISSION

2017/2018 SCREENING EXERCISE FOR ADMISSION   The University of Nigeria, Nsukka hereby invites candidates who made the UNN their first choice in the 2017 University Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) and scored 200 and above for screening exercise.   The following will apply:   Online Registration   Eligible candidates are required to pay a processing fee…

Kids write Essays on Climate Change

This is featuring few of the essays written by kids during the climate literacy class organized by me at the 2016 Long Vacation Programme, as earlier reported.

UNLEASH LAB 2017: Helen Okpala speaks

Hello everyone! Have I ever told you I have been selected among 1000 talents in the world to attend UNLEASH SDG Talent in Denmark? Oh Sorry if I haven’t, but I actually thought I did, especially in one of my TEDx UNN blog posts. Well, I still owe you some gists, but for now, listen…