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(R-L) The Chairperson, Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe and the Secretary, Dr. Winston Tumps Ireeta at the meeting

Members of the Makerere University Multi-Purpose Co-operative Society Limited (MUMCS) held their first Annual General Meeting on 17th October 2014, during which they elected new office bearers. They agreed that all those who were serving on the interim committee retain their positions and the unoccupied positions be filled. The following are the new office bearers: Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe:  Chairperson; Dr. Muhammad Musoke Kiggundu: Vice Chairperson; Dr. Winston Tumps Ireeta: Secretary; Dr. John Mulindwa Kitayimbwa: Treasurer; Olive Mbabazi: Publicity Secretary; Prof. Jacob G.

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Regional Universities Forum for Capacity Building in Agriculture (RUFORUM) announces the Sixth Call for Proposals of the RUFORUM Graduate Research Grants (GRG). Twenty six (26) projects will be selected for funding. The purpose of the Call is to support capacity building at graduate level and to link universities more closely with rural communities and with research, extension and development agencies.

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The burial of Kenyan Scholar Prof. Ali Mazrui, attracted thousands of people who came from all over the world, to pay their last respects. Prof. Ali Mazrui was buried on Sunday 19th October 2014 at his ancestral home in Fort Jesus, Mombasa. The burial was attended by high profile delegates and representatives from many parts of the world including the USA, Kenya, Nigeria, and Uganda – particularly Makerere University.

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Students at Makerere UniversityApplications are invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill Two (2) MSc.
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The Senate Building, Makerere University, Kampala UgandaCampus Life

The Academic Registrar Makerere University wishes to inform all students that the The University Council at its 132nd Meeting held on 16th October, 2014 noted with concern that a number of students had failed to fees (Tuition and Functional Fees) by the sixth week of the Semester as per University Policy.

The University Council after due deliberations agreed as follows:-

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Innovations on display during the Presidential Initiative Forum Exhibition, 30-31st July 2014, Makerere University, Kampala UgandaResearch News

The Global Resilience Challenge is a multi-phase resilience design challenge focused on bringing together people and organizations from across sectors to collaborate on bold and innovative solutions to the toughest resilience challenges in 3 focus regions. These teams will collectively research and diagnose problems and develop locally-driven, high-impact solutions that can build resilience at scale.

Awards for Problem Identification & Solution Development are up to $200,000 per team, and awards for Implementation are up to $1 million per team.

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