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UoN Kenya Model United Nations Students (KMUN) Crowned Winners of the KMUN Warm Up Challenge

40 students representing the Kenya Model United Nations (KMUN) UON -Parklands Chapter, participated in the Intervarsity KMUN Warm up Challenge at ZTECH University on Saturday 26 June 2022. The KMUN Warm-up Challenge is an annual affair during which various Universities participate for trivia/debate sessions progressing in various stages.

Internship Opportunities at Gatsby

Gatsby is seeking ambitious intern(s) who combine solid academic credentials with curiosity, creativity, and a passion for social impact. The intern(s) will support the commercial forestry team in research, data collection and analysis, logistics and administrative functions as well as provide minimal support in stakeholder mapping and intervention design work.

UoN Students Awarded for outstanding Architectural Designs

The University of Nairobi’s Office of the Dean of Students and Career Services hosted the launch of the Endelevu Design Challenge Awards in conjunction with Niko Green and the Faculty of the Built Environment at the University of Nairobi Towers on June 10th 2022. The event was meant to award the outstanding architectural designs developed by students from the University of Nairobi and other Universities for the construction of a Nyonyesha Hub at the University of Nairobi.

Career Office hosts Jomo Kenyatta Boys High School for Career Guidance

It was an enlightening day for the students and teachers of Jomo Kenyatta Boys High School as they paid visit University of Nairobi hosted by the Office of the Dean of Students and career services in conjunction with the Admissions office on 9th of June 2022 at the University of Nairobi Towers.

University of Nairobi Hosts the Huawei ICT 2022 Job Fair

An exciting day for the graduating class of 2022 and the graduates of 2021 as the Office of the Dean of Students and Careers Services in collaboration with Huawei Technologies Ltd. and other local business partners hosted the Huawei 2022 ICT Job Fair. The Job Fair was held on the Tuesday 31st May 2022 at the Chandaria Auditorium from 1.00pm to 5.00pm, a fitting way to bring to a close the month of May

UoN Students Scale the heights of Mt. Kenya for the health and well-being of the Youth

Nairobi, Kenya, 28 May 2022 — Nine Kenyan students, four ladies and five gentlemen, are preparing for a new challenge: to scale the heights of Mount Kenya . To prepare for this challenge, they are climbing today the stratovolcano Mount Longonot. This initiative is part of the Our Rights, Our Lives, Our, Our Future (O3 Plus) Programme that was launched at University of Nairobi and at Mount Kenya University by UNESCO Regional Office for Eastern Africa.

5 UoN students won the Equity Hackathon Competition

Friday, May 20, 2022

5 UoN students participated in a month long Equity Hackathon competition and were crowned winners. Maluki Muthusi and Franklin Bosire were first runners up, Herbet Kimani, 2nd runners up and in position 4, Janet Mugambi and Jude Thaddeus. These students are all 4th year, Bachelor of Science, Computer Science students mentored by Dr. Elisha Abade, a Lecturer at the Department of Computer Science and Informatics.

Changing the Food Security Narrative in Kenya through the AICAT Program

The Office of the Dean of Students and Career Services on Monday May 23 2022 held an orientation session followed by interviews for 94 shortlisted Faculty of Agriculture, Veterinary Medicine and Biosystems Engineering Students out of 174 received expressions of interest. The orientation session was held at MLT 401 at the UoN Towers, 4th Floor and was attended by University of Nairobi and Kenya Water Institute students shortlisted for the AICAT Program.