USIU-Africa’ Drama Club - Michezo Afrika will stage a theatrical production this Thursday July 20 at 7pm, while the two shows will be featured on Saturday, July 2.

On 7th July 2017, a Kenyan short film that tells the story of a young African woman obsessed with old routine and an unwillingness to try new things. When she unexpectedly finds an appreciation for a modern day object, and takes her through the process of rediscovering self and placing her old self in modernity was pre premiered at USIU-Africa.

USIU-Africa alumni have embarked on an initiative to strengthen national resilience as well as rally the psychology community and other players into action in the face of high anxiety and complex trauma currently experienced by majority persons in the region, ahead of the general elections in Kenya on August 8, 2017 through a pre-election anxiety and trauma conference to be held on Saturday July 15th 2017

United States International University-Africa Tigers stunned fellow students Kenya College of Accountancy 69-65 in the Basketball Men Premier that took place in Nyayo stadium. They also beat JKUAT Nairobi 45-38 in the NBA Men Division league that took place in UON.
Dr. Edith Amuhaya (Assistant Professor of Organic Chemistry) in the School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences has appointed a co-principal researcher in the South Africa – Canada – Kenya project, which is part of the South Africa–Canada Research Chairs Trilateral Partnership Initiative (SARChI).

USIU-Africa was invited to make a presentation on “Expanding Business Opportunities for the Youth in the Fish and Poultry Sectors” during a meeting of the Board of Governors of the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) during a meeting at the International Center for Insect Physiology and Ecology (ICIPE), on Wednesday, July 5.

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Members of the newly re-elected Alumni Association Executive Committee pose with members of Alumni Association following the Annual General Meeting held on campus on Saturday, July 1, 2017. Photo Credit: Office of Alumni Affairs

The Alumni Association Annual and Special General Meeting was held on 1st July 2017 at the USIU-Africa Library Bookshop. The meeting was attended by alumni cutting across different graduation years and programs. The meeting resolved and met the compliance requirements of the Registrar of Societies as well as the strategic governance pillar defined by the sitting executive in 2015.

Members of the Alumni Association who are USIU-Africa’s staff members had an opportunity to meet with the Vice Chancellor in a event dubbed Affinity Evening held on June 30 at the Freida Brown Student Center Cafeteria. This was an opportunity for the alumni staff to interact with the Vice Chancellor in an informal setting as well as a chance to recount their experiences from the time they joined USIU-Africa as students to how they started working with USIU-Africa and what they love about the university.

The United States International University-Africa will be holding its annual Campus Choice Awards on Thursday 13 July 2017 from 7 pm to 11 pm at the Campus Auditorium. This flagship event for every Summer Semester, annually brings together students, members of faculty and staff for a celebration of achievements by recognizing and awarding distinguished members of the USIU-Africa Community in different categories. Summer being the last semester for each academic year, students, through a democratic process, nominate and vote for individuals and teams that have inspired them on campus during the particular academic year.

The Counseling Center at USIU-Africa will be hosting a VCT week from Monday 10 to Friday 14 July 2017 on campus. The VCT week is organized twice a year, during fall and summer semester. A range of activities are organized promoting the health of students, members of faculty and staff.