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Have you considered an online university?

Have you considered an online university? Desire Mbabaali (Adapted from The Daily Monitor) 05 October 2018 Learning within virtual spaces is one of the ways of leveraging on new technologies that have come up in education in this digital era. In Uganda, the Virtual University of Uganda (VUU) is among […]

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Uganda and East Africa Hydrocarbon Plans

Uganda and East Africa Hydrocarbon Plans Greg Coleman, Petromall 13 September 2018 African infrastructure plans African Projects – Growing Gas Portfolio The Oil and Gas Industry in East Africa Uganda initial development plan and potential Export route Export planned from Western Uganda to Tanga on the Tanzanian Coast Planned infrastructure […]

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Don’t bet against US Shale!

Don’t bet against US Shale! David Bamford 07 September 2018 ….at least not for a while! As the demand for oil and associated liquids creeps past 100mmbbl/day, whilst companies wishing to access Iranian crude are confronted with the reality of sanctions once again, and there’s a meltdown in Venezuela – […]

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How is technology revolutionizing campus libraries?

How is technology revolutionizing campus libraries? Matthew Lynch, thetechedvocate.org 06 September 2018 Technology impacts the ways in which teachers – whether elementary, secondary, or post-secondary – present information and assess student learning and capabilities in the classroom.  And students use technology to change the way they learn and communicate in […]

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Online education: Sustainability guaranteed!

Online Education: Sustainability Guaranteed! Dr. Adalbertus Kamanzi, Director of Programmes, Virtual University of Uganda 24 August 2018 In one of the articles that appeared in the New Vision newspaper, “Wakati ukuta: No way to say ‘no’ to online education”, I argued that online education was here with us and there […]

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What on earth is going on?

What on earth is going on? David Bamford 22 August 2018 Why am I asking this question? This Year, this Month, this Week? Well, here’s a starting point. https://www.telegraph.co.uk/business/2018/04/21/big-oils-big-identity-crisis/   From the Sunday Telegraph of a couple of weeks ago: “Big Oil’s Big Identity Crisis”. A neat article unfortunately obscured […]

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Students meet Greg Coleman

Students meet Greg Coleman Brian Ntambirweki 16 August 2018 VUU Director Greg Coleman advising Students from Student lounge on how to position and build a career in the Oil and Gas industry Spread the word Facebook Twitter Google-plus Linkedin

VUU team visits the Prime Minister

VUU team discuss with the Prime Minister of Uganda Brian Ntambirweki 15 August 2018 VUU Team held a discussion with Prime Minister RT Hon Ruhakana Rugunda on the role of technology in tertiary Education Spread the word Facebook Twitter Google-plus Linkedin

Invest in Africa?

Invest in Africa? David Bamford 02 August 2018 My personal focus in sub-Saharan Africa is on two areas, namely North West Africa and East Africa. In North West Africa, the MSGBC Basin was once neglected, then explored, and latterly has yielded major gas discoveries. One could say more or less […]

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