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KeMU Student Cherise Avilia’s goal Propels Kenya’s Harambee Starlets to historic African Cup of Nations in Cameroun

 

Harambee Starlets and KeMU players Cherise Avilia (7) the goal scorer, Neddy Atieno (9) and Essey Akida behind Neddy Atieno jubilantly celebrate the historic goal. (Photo courtesy of Nation media)

Cherise Avilia a student at KeMU pursuing a degree in Business Administration  helped the Kenya national women team “Harambee Starlets” to create history by scoring a golden goal in an International match against Algeria at the Safaricom stadium Kasarani on 12th Tuesday 2016. The all-important goal enabled Kenya to qualify for the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) to be held in Cameroun in November this year. Kenya drew 1-1 with Algeria and qualified on the away goal rule since they had drawn 2-2 a few days ago in Algeria.

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INASP/KeMU workshop

The Department of Information Science hosted an INASP/KeMU workshop whose basic objective was to address the pedagogy training needs of the Department’s Master’ program within an e-learning context. The workshop took place in March 15th to 17th and was facilitated by Dr. Mike Calvert of York St. John University, England, and Prof John Kihoro of the Cooperative University College of Kenya (CUCK).

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KeMU students participate in State House Girls' swimming gala

KeMU Nairobi Campus participated in the 2016 State House Swimming Gala at State House Girls on Wednesday 6/4/2016. There was a competition between KeMU students and the State House Girls students. The event's guest of Honor was our Nairobi Campus Principal; Dr. Risper Orero.  Among  those In attendance were the Asst. Dean of students Nairobi Campus, Susan Laimaru, Senior Marketing Officer, Nairobi Campus Moses Maina among others. It is key to note that KeMU has always participated and sponsored this annual event.

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KeMU Rugby team (Pit bulls) reigns Supremacy in the Nationwide League

The KeMU rugby team popularly known as Pit bulls continued with its exemplary performance in the league by maintaining an unbeaten run in the nationwide rugby league. On 12th March the team beat fellow scholars Dedan Kimathi University  by 66-7 at the latter’s backyard. In previous results; KeMU 54-0 MKU, KeMU 32- 0 JKUAT, KeMU 27-10 Kiambu RFC, KMU 32-10 Embu RFC. The winners of the nationwide league will play in the National playoffs and subsequent winner gaining promotion. The KeMU Pit bulls are currently leading the table with 53 points while 2nd on the table is JKUAT with 30 points. For more information read Daily Nation of 19th and 25th January, 9th February and 1st March

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KeMU Launches Community Medical Centre

Kenya Methodist University School of Medicine has launched a medical Centre at the Main Campus in MeruCounty to serve the community.

According to the Dean of School of Medicine Prof. BarasaOtsyula, the opening of the new medical Centre that is equipped with state-of-art equipment to screen for cancer and other diseases, was due to the realisation that a large number of residents had no access to treatment.

The new health facility located in the university's compound will play multiple purposes including providing the rural community with the services they require at very affordable charges and to offer our medical students a chance to practice what they learn.

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Public Lecture - Healthcare and Entrepreneurship

Daniel S. Slipkovich.

Chairman, CEO, & Founder, Capella Healthcare, Franklin TN, USA

Date:  Wednesday, 23 March 2016; 2:00 pm - 4:30pm

Topic: Healthcare and Entrepreneurship

Venue: KT 8th Floor

The Department of Health Systems Management in collaboration with the Health Systems Management Association (HeSMA) are inviting you to a Public Lecture. The Public lecture will be a precursor of a progressive long-term project with Kenyan Health sector players to train and mentor healthcare managers and to create linkages with experienced American Health care executives.

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Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events
5th Jan
New Students Reporting Date 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
6th Jan
Continuing Students Reporting Date 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
22nd Jan
Open Career Day, KeMU Towers Ground Floor 8:00 am
13th Feb
Nursing Council of Kenya Exam registration Deadline

Ambassador of France to Kenya Public Lecture

French Ambassador Remi Marechaux

Invitation for a public lecture by H.E Ambassador of France to Kenya Mr. Remi Marechaux on Strategic Partnership scheduled for Thursday, 5th November, 2015 at 10.00am at Main Campus, University Chapel . Click here to download the poster

Entrepreneurship Expo 2015

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The Kenya Methodist University Entrepreneurship Club brings together students with an aim to support and mentor each other and particularly to learn from each other. To create a platform to showcase their businesses and their potential, the club will host an Entrepreneurship Expo 2015 dubbed “ENTREPRENEURS AS CREATORS OF WEALTH” on November 5th and 6th at the KEMU Nairobi Campus, KeMU Towers, Nairobi, from 8am to 8pm each day.

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Inaugural Security Conference

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September 9th, 2015

Kenya Methodist University hosted its Inaugural

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SECURITY, TERRORISM, CONFLICT AND PEACE”, from 9th - 11th September, 2015, at the Main Campus Chapel, Meru County.

The conference theme was “Multi-agency and Inter-religious Approaches to Security, Terrorism, Conflict and Peace”.

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