Wisconsin has offered a scholarship to Mariam Owusu-Poku, winner of the just ended Miss Malaika 2018 pageant. The scholarship would go towards tuition fees on any undergraduate or postgraduate programme of her choice at the institution.
Belinda Elikplim, a 2nd year Law student, has been selected to chair a committee to prepare African participants for international model United Nations events in 2019.
Former Wisconsin Marketing student Rebecca Amenu has organised a three-day free eye screening programme to mark World Sight Day. The screening took place from 11-13 October 2018.
A speech by Yannick Nkodia, an I.T. student from Congo, Brazzaville who learned English in just five months through Wisconsin’s English Proficiency Programme, was the highlight of the 16th Matriculation Ceremony.
African graduates have been urged to produce research that can be implemented to promote sustainable development, not that which would gather dust on shelves.