Public Lecture ISOC

On Thursday, July 9th USIU-Africa hosted Mr. Olaf Kolkman, Chief Technical Officer - Internet Society who delivered a public lecture  on “Internet Standards Development and the Internet Engineering Task Force”.

The USIU-Africa Library will host the United Nations/University Librarians/World Bank Committee and the Kenya University Librarians Committee (KULC) meetings/workshops on 23-24 July 2015 at the Library’s Bookshop Room.

The University Librarian Dr. Sylvia Ogola has been appointed by the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) governing board as a member of the IFLA/FAIFE Advisory Committee for a two-year term of office running from 2015 to 2017.

On Wednesday, July 8, Deputy Vice Chancellor – Academic Affairs Ambassador Prof. Ruthie Rono announced the appointment of 8 academic program directors.

The 2015 Career Fair hosted by the Placement and Career Services department is taking place from Tuesday July 14 to Thursday, July 16 at the auditorium. The annual drive is themed “Focus Passion, Explore Possibilities”, and is expected to draw senior students, faculty members, alumni, exhibitors, experiences professionals and potential employers.

USIU-Africa held its first ever the charity fun run on July 4, 2015 to raise funds to increase the amount of financial assistance available to students. Almost five hundred students, staff, faculty, alumni, parents and friends of the university, turned up to support the cause, running or walking in the 4.5 kilometer or 11 kilometer tracks, raising over half a million Kenya shillings.

USIU-Africa will be hosting a Public Lecture on “Internet Standards Development and the Internet Engineering Task Force” by Mr. Olaf Kolkman, Chief Technical Officer - Internet Society, on Thursday, July 9 at 9.30am.

From July 20-31, the United States International University –Africa is hosting the 2015 America Political Science Association Africa Workshop at our campus in Kasarani, Nairobi. The two-week workshop will be led by USIU-Africa’s Associate Professor of International Relations Dr. Kennedy Mkutu ,  Prof. John Clark (Florida International University), Prof. Pamela Mbabazi (Deputy Vice Chancellor, Mbarara University of Science & Technology) and Beth Elise Whitaker (University of North Carolina at Charlotte). 

KAPU & PURCK members at Strathmore University

On May 21-22, 2015, the first two-day Kenya Association of Private Universities (KAPU) conference organized jointly with the Private Universities Research Consortium of Kenya (PURCK) was held at Strathmore University.

USIU-Africa Vice Chancellor Prof. Freida Brown presented on ‘Building the Next Generation of Academics in Africa’, attracting considerable interest from participants.

Nairobi, 12th March 2014…

USIU-Africa officially opened its Science Center today with His Excellency the Deputy President William S. Ruto as the chief guest. The 7,500 square feet building whose construction commenced in September 2013 and has cost the institution over KShs. 600 Million will house 11 modern classrooms fitted with high speed Wi-Fi and internet, 3 lecture theaters and 46 faculty and administrative offices.