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International Inorganic Chemistry Conference (IICC)

Date and time: 
Fri, 2018-05-25 12:08
Location / Venue: 

Best Western Meridian Hotel Nairobi

The International Inorganic Chemistry Conference (IICC) will be held from 22nd  - 24th May 2018 at the Best Western Meridian Hotel Nairobi. The Conference is jointly being organized by the University of Nairobi and the International Science Programme of Uppsalla University, Sweden. Over 10 students will be presenting scientific papers during the conference.

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Fri, 2018-05-25 12:08

Kenya’s first satellite finally deployed into the orbit

Date and time: 
Mon, 2018-05-21 10:54
Location / Venue: 

University of Nairobi

1.30 pm Kenyan time, May 11, 2018, will go into the books of history as the day that Kenya’s first satellite was deployed into the orbit.

The satellite named 1st Kenya University Nano Satellite Precursor Flight (1KUNS-PF) was successfully deployed from KIBO (a satellite deployment module) from the Japan Space Agency (JAXA) Tsukuba Space Centre in Tokyo, Japan.

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Tue, 2019-05-21 10:54

Prof. Joseph Stiglitz Gives Public Lecture

Date and time: 
Fri, 2018-05-18 09:44
Location / Venue: 

University of Nairobi

“The Stockholm Statement provides guidance on how to ensure strong and inclusive growth,” says Prof. Joseph Stiglitz, a Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Science (2001) Laureate and a former Senior Vice President of World Bank.

Prof. Stiglitz was speaking at the University of Nairobi on May 9, 2018, where he gave a public lecture titled ‘The Stockholm Statement: New Strategies for Inclusive Development.’

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Sat, 2019-05-18 09:44

Kenya’s first satellite to be deployed on May 11, 2018

Date and time: 
Tue, 2018-05-08 10:09
Location / Venue: 

University of Nairobi

Kenya’s desire to venture into Outer Space Exploration has taken along journey.

History will be made when the 1st Kenya University Nano Satellite Precursor Flight (1KUNS-PF) by the University of Nairobi team will be deployed into Space on May 11, 2018 from the Japan Space Agency (JAXA) Tsukuba Space Centre in Tokyo, Japan at 1 pm Kenya time.

The small satellite is the first outer space object registered by Kenya and the first Kenyan satellite that will go into space orbit.

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Wed, 2019-05-08 10:09

Nurses Week

Date and time: 
Mon, 2018-05-07 11:40
Location / Venue: 

Graduation Square, Main Campus

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Sat, 2018-05-12 11:40

Satellite Launch

Date and time: 
Mon, 2018-05-07 11:36
Location / Venue: 

Chandaria Aditorium

The first Kenyan University Satellite 1 KUNS-PF will be launched on May 11, 2018 at the International Space Station, Japan.

Guests will be able to watch it live at Chandaria Auditorium, UoN towers, 6th floor, from 12:00 to 2:00 pm. Register to attend. 

Click here to register. 

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Sat, 2018-05-12 11:36

Public Lecture by Prof. Joseph Stiglitz

Date and time: 
Mon, 2018-05-07 11:31
Location / Venue: 

Chandaria Auditorium

The University of Nairobi and the Africa Economic Research Consortium (AERC) invite you to a Public Lecture by Prof. Joseph Stiglitz, a Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Science (2001) Laureate.

Prof. Stiglitz, a former Senior Vice President of World Bank, will be speaking on ‘The Stockholm Statement: New Strategies for Inclusive Development’

Expiry Date: 
Thu, 2018-05-10 11:31

Musical Concert

Date and time: 
Thu, 2018-05-03 09:40
Location / Venue: 

Taifa Hall, University of Nairobi

The University of Nairobi Choir, in collaboration with the Nairobi Conservatoire Orchestra, invites you to its first ever Orchestral Concert on May 8, 2018 from 3pm in Taifa Hall. All guests must be seated by 2.45 pm. No charges.

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Sat, 2018-05-12 09:40

Call for Papers for HELINA Conference

Date and time: 
Thu, 2018-05-03 09:29

The 2018 edition of the Pan-African health informatics conference (HELINA) is scheduled from 1st – 5th October 2018 in Nairobi, Kenya. The conference will be hosted by the Kenya Health Informatics Association (KeHIA) and will focus on how technology is being used to strengthen health systems in the African Region. HELINA conferences have been known to provide a platform for both academia and industry to showcase results of scientific research and industry practice.

Expiry Date: 
Fri, 2019-05-03 09:29

University of Nairobi Rewards Top Performers

Date and time: 
Mon, 2018-04-30 13:15
Location / Venue: 

Taifa Hall, University of Nairobi

University of Nairobi has rewarded up to 419 students who have performed well from the Academic Year 2013/2014 and 2014/2015. The prize giving ceremony was held at the University of Nairobi, Taifa Hall on April 27, 2018.

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Tue, 2019-04-30 13:15