(CCM, MU, 2013) Dr. Hailu Habtu, historian and translator from the Addis Ababa University, delivered a public lecture on the "Ethiopia and South Arabia relations in the 6th and 7th centuries A.d. at Mekelle University, Adi Haki Campus on Monday May 13, 2013 in the afternoon.
Public Lecture Delivered and Discussion held at Mekelle University
(CCM, MU, May 16, 2013) Today the French researcher Dr Estelle Sohier, a historian from Geneva University, Switzerland, has made a public presentation in Mekelle University on her research on the political and social use of photography a century ago, entitled "The King of Kings and photography. The court of Menelik II".
Mekelle University is upgraded as one of the official Confucius Classrooms of the World. This is for the Chinese language program and is prestigious. The university has started offering training in Chinese Language Certificate Program last year and it has been upgraded to first degree level this year. currently, 20 students are attending in the regular first degree Chinese language program and there are also 200 students who are attending for the certificate program.
Inspiring discussion on the History of Empror Yohanness 4th is expected
The Ayder Referral hospital of Mekelle University hosted an International Dermatology Congress on Friday, 12 April 2013.
April 26, 2013 (Kansas State University)
Eight Ethiopian university presidents are visiting Kansas State University to discuss how public universities work in the U.S. Their visit begins today and lasts until Saturday.
The eight presidents and their universities include:
Kindeya Gebrehiwot, acting president of Mekelle University
Baylie Damtie, president of Bahir Dar University
Nineteen delegates represented 13 Ethiopian universities at a reception hosted at the National Ranching Heritage Center, where they discussed possible educational partnerships with Texas Tech.
“Exhibition could serve as one of the best teaching-learning methods” –the Department of Sociology
The Department of Sociology, one of the recently opened programs under the College of Social Sciences and Languages of Mekelle University, has conducted an awareness creation exhibition on April 06, 2013 at the Adi-Haki Campus.
The exhibition was mainly focused on introducing what sociology is and what contribution it could have in transforming the Ethiopian society. Specifically, the event was framed to show the evolution of the discipline, its contribution to the world and its interdisciplinary nature.
- MU Board Appoints Dr. Kindeya Gebrehiwot as Acting President
- Ethiopia-Witten Offers Training for Clinical Staffs at MU
- Mekelle University organizes Panel Discussion on Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam
- MU to Organize History Book Launch
- Mekelle University President and Vice President for Suport Services resigned
- MU Vice Presidents Reappointed
- PM Hailemariam Desalegn visits Mekelle University
- Mekelle University Celebrates Ethiopia's first Defense Forces Day
- ESRI offers training to create awarenes on GIS softwares at Mekelle University
- Colleges of Health Sciences discuss to forge partnership