A new Centre for Computational Thinking (CCT) has been inaugurated at the University of Cape Coast (UCC).

 The Centre, adjacent Lecture Theatre (LT) 13, First floor, was set up with assistance from the UCC Alumni Association of North America and Shodor, USA, in collaboration with the Carnegie African Diaspora Fellowship Program (CADFP) and administered by the Institute of International Education (IIE).

The General Manager of the Venture Capital Trust Fund (VCTF), Ms Hamdiya Ismaila

The General Manager of the Venture Capital Trust Fund (VCTF), Ms Hamdiya Ismaila, has called for a strong partnership between academia and industry to drive Ghana’s economic growth.


 According to her, such collaboration would enable universities get funding from industry, whereas industry gets the needed research from universities.

UCC student nurse digitizes medical records of Mankessim Health Centre

A student nurse of the School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Cape Coast (UCC), Mrs. Joana Awuah-Odum, has introduced an Electronic Health System at the Out-Patient Department of the Mankessim Health Centre in the Mfantseman Municipality of the Central Region.


Legendary Minds, a group of students from the School of Agriculture, has donated fifteen (15) laboratory stools to the School of Agriculture, University of Cape Coast.

The donation was to help improve teaching and learning in the laboratory of the School.

A lecturer at the University of Connecticut, USA, Prof. Osei Mensah Bonsu, has donated books to the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Cape Coast.

Making the presentation, Prof. Bonsu said he was hopeful that the books would reflect in the academic performance of the students and entreated the beneficiaries to make good use of the library to derive maximum benefit from the books.

The All African Diaspora Education Summit 2022 has been launched at the University of Cape Coast, UCC.

The summit, scheduled for September 19 to 24, this year at UCC, will be on the theme: “Reclaiming African Sovereignty through African-Centered Education: Pushing Excellence as a mantra in everything through the Right Education.”

President of Cosumnes River College, USA, Dr. Edward C. Bush, speaking virtually at the event, rallied Africans in the diaspora to stick to their values, culture, and traditions and not to be deeply ingrained in foreign culture.