UEW 27th Congregation: Council Chair Urges Graduands to Continue Displaying Ingenuity

The Chairman of the Governing Council of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW), Nana Ofori Ansah I, has tasked the 2023 graduands to develop rapid and innovative responses to the current local and global challenges.

He emphasised the necessity for graduates to regularly remind themselves of their involvement in resolving problems as they emerge.

The Council Chairman made these remarks at the first session of the 27th Congregation, currently ongoing at the Jophus Anamuah-Mensah Conference Centre, North Campus, Winneba. 


University Hall Tops UEW Annual Inter-Hall Cross-Country Competition

The University Hall of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW) has been crowned the overall winner of the 2023 UEW Annual Inter-Hall Cross-Country Competition.

The 10-kilometre race, organised under the auspices of the Directorate of Amalgamated Sports Clubs of UEW, was to select potent athletes to compete in the upcoming inter-university cross-country at the University of Ghana, Legon.  

76 athletes from the University Hall, Simpa Hall, Aggrey Hall, Ghartey Hall, and Ajumako Hall competed in the annual inter-hall cross-country race, which was held at Ajumako.


UEW Researcher Discusses Age Fraud in African Football with DW

Accusations of age fraud constantly dog African footballers and are even used to explain failures to replicate youth success at senior level. African nations have a responsibility to ensure that data isn't manipulated.

In January this year, Cameroon dropped 32 players from their under-17 men's national team squad after they failed age eligibility tests.

It wasn’t the first such incident. Back in 2016, just under half of Nigeria's under-17 team were ruled out of an Africa Cup of Nations qualifier due to failed tests.


EHB Vice-Rector Calls on UEW Vice-Chancellor

The Vice-Rector of Evangelische Hochschule Berlin (EHB), a Protestant University of Applied Sciences in Germany, Prof. Dr. Michael Komorek, has paid a working visit to the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW), Prof. Mawutor Avoke.

The Vice-Rector was following up on a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between UEW and EHB signed last year and exploring additional collaboration potential.

The meeting took place at Council Chamber, North Campus, UEW, on Wednesday, 8th March, 2023.


Women Thrive When Given Equal Opportunities with Men - UEW Pro-Vice-Chancellor

Prof. Andy Ofori-Birikorang, Pro-Vice-Chancellor of the University of Education, Winneba (UEW), has stressed the significance of providing women with equal access and opportunities in all spheres of life.

He opined that when women are in positions of leadership, they advance society more than men because they uphold better moral standards.


2021 Journalist of the Year Leads UEW-SCMS Students in Journalism Excellence

Portia Solomon Gabor, the Ghana Journalists Association's (GJA) Journalist of the Year 2021, has provided profound insight to students of the School of Communication and Media Studies (SCMS), University of Education, Winneba (UEW), on achieving excellence in journalism.

The TV3 Network News Anchor illustrated outstanding journalism with some of her news reports that dealt with real issues.


Sports and PE at the Heart of National Development – Prof. Ammah

A professor of Physical Education (PE) at the University of Education, Winneba (UEW), Prof. Jonathan Ammah, has asserted that sports and PE are crucial to the growth of a country.    

According to him, participating in physical activity helps people build a strong character, confidence, and happiness, as well as the ability to manage issues. He pointed out that these qualities usually help youth become better equipped to face the challenges of the competitive world, strengthening the cohesion and togetherness of a nation.