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The Department of Law launched its clinical legal education programme on 20th June, and its work and activities will continue until September. Clinical legal education has been an integral part of legal education in law schools in countries such as Australia, India, South Africa, the UK, and the US, for many years. The programme is new to the Seychelles. The aims of the programme are to expand the breadth of legal education for UniSey law students by exposing them to…

New Staff

12 June 2017
Welcoming Ms. Rowana Walton to the UniSey team with effect from Monday 12th June 2017. Ms Walton is the new Lecturer in the Faculty of Business and Sustainable Development at the Anse Royale Campus. We take this opportunity to congratulate her on her new appointment, and wish her success in her new job.
To celebrate World Ocean’s Day on June 8th, the James MichelBlue Economy Research Institute (BERI) organised a photo competition. Prizes were awarded to the winners in an activity which also included an exhibition of photos to commemorate Worlds Ocean Day. The exhibition showed the impact of marine debris on the ocean’s ecosystem and the audience were given awareness on how we can all work together to support a healthy ocean. The first prize of the photo competition was won by…
The UniSey International Collaboration Scheme – Internationalization strategy 2017-2019, was officially launched on Tuesday 6th June 2017. UniSey allows any member of staff to initiate and engage in preliminary discussions with prospective international partners about the possibility of collaboration. However, all discussions must be made known to the UniSey Global Office by email, illustrating clearly who is involved, the nature and purpose of the collaboration and the potential benefits to all parties involved. The contact person at the Global Office…
According to Chinese lunar calendar, May 30th of this year was the Chinese traditional Duan Wu Festival, also called the Dragon Boat Festival. It is a traditional holiday observed annually over 2,000 years in China to commemorate Qu Yuan (340-278 BC), an ancient Chinese patriotic poet .To celebrate this day,the Confucius Institute held a Dragon Boat Festival Celebration and Chinese cultural experience activity at the UniCafé with the participation of the Confucius Institute staff and friends from SCAA, SIAD, SBSA,…
Studying an MBA with UniSey and UWS via the distance learning mode is a challenge. I have to adopt a very disciplined approach towards study, work, family and social time but I am determined to achieve the best. Being a student once more is exciting!

Welcoming New Staff

15 March 2017
We welcome Mrs Christine Pejakovic to the UniSey team. Mrs Pejakovic will be the new Director for Campus Development effective, from Wednesday 15th March 2017. She will be based at the Anse Royale campus in the Vice-Chancellor’s Office. We take this opportunity to congratulate her on her new appointment and wish her success in her new job.
The Chinese culture series continued last Friday with the topic “About Chinese Characters”. The participants tried writing Chinese characters using Chinese brushes and were curious about the origin and development of Chinese characters. Join the Confucius Institute next Friday at 12:20 to learn about Zheng’s voyage.
Professor Asha Kanwar, president and CEO of the Commonwealth of Learning, visited the Anse Royale campus on Tuesday. The tour included the Computer Lab 1, Environmental Science lab and the library. Her visit coincided with the launching of the Massive Open Online Course. 
Following a 3-day election period from 6th to 8th March, UniSey students have elected a new Student Union President. Arnaud Henriette emerged victorious with 65 votes placing him as the favourite candidate who will become not only the student’s voice but also a leader. Congratulations to Arnaud!
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