GRASAG UCC ORGANIZES A PUBLIC LECTURE

On the 12th of April 2022, GRASAG UCC held a public lecture on the theme: Future Shape of sustainable Graduate Education in the New Examination Center (NEC) auditorium of UCC.

The Guest speaker was the former minister of education, the former Vice chancellor of the University of Cape Coast Professor Jane Naana Opoku Agyemang. Panel members also included Professor Kwabena Sarfo Sarfo Kantanka of the faculty of Arts and Dr. Michael Boakye-Yiadom of IEPA.

Professor Jane Naana Opoku Agyemang spoke extensively on how the current graduate education looks like and how we can shape it to suit our future needs. She also highlighted on some interventions that can be put in place to ensure effective graduate education.

In attendance were the former Pro vice chancellors of UCC, Professor George K.T Oduro and Professor Dora Francisca Edu-Buandoh, the Dean of Graduate Studies Prof. Sarah Darkwa, the Member of Parliament of Cape Coast North Dr. Kwamena Minta Nyarku, Provosts of the Colleges of Education and many more.

The Panel members did a good job by speaking to the points raised by the speaker and highlighting on the way forward as graduate education is concerned.

Questions were raised by some participants which was answered by the panel members and the speaker. At the end of the lecture, Prof. Jane Opoku Agyemang acknowledged the hard work of the executive council and urged members of the association to make good use of the various programs organized by the executives.