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St. Augustines College beat their rivals Mfantsipim in zone three of the Inter Colleges Soccer Competition.

The game ended goalless after the end of both halves but Augusco got the trophy by beating the Kwabotwe boys 5-4 on penalties to pick their fourth trophy.

A former Vice chancellor of University of Cape Coast, Reverend Professor S. K. Agyapong says he considers the six communities surrounding the university an opportunity rather than a threat.

Professor Agyapong’s decision to re-demarcate the university land rather than pull down structures of encroachment during his tenure is viewed by some as a factor that has contributed to the seemingly intractable problems of security and further encroachments.

Vodafone “Instant Schools” reach 1.8million hits

Chief Executive of Vodafone Ghana, Yolanda Cuba says Vodafone’s digital education platform, Instant Schools, has reached 1.8 million hits since it was launched a year ago.

A High Court in Winneba has annulled the University of Education’s branch of UTAG elections which took place on the 9th of August this year.

The court argued that those who superintended over the elections erred by disenfranchising the satellite campus namely Mampong, Kumasi and Kwadaso from taking part in the elections.

The elections organized by the University Teachers Association of Ghana (UTAG), excluded members of the Kumasi and Asante Mampong campuses, prompting the lawsuit at a High Court.

Graduate Students Association of Ghana (GRASAG)- University of Cape Coast [ UCC ] has won the 2017/2018 UCC volleyball competition for both men and women editions.

The 2017/2018 UCC volleyball competition was participated by GRASAG , Kwame Nkrumah hall, Valco hall, Casely Hayford hall, Atlantic hall, Ogua hall, Adehye hall and SRC hostel with GRASAG emerging as Champions.

GRASAG men’s team beat Kwame Nkrumah hall 2-1 in an enthralling semi-final to book their place in the final where they won comfortable with a two straight sets wins over Valco hall. Their female counterparts also exhibited the same winning streak by beating Adeshye to a 2-1 score in the semi-final before winning the women’s edition with a two straight win over Ogua hall.

A non-governmental organisation, Nation Builders, has launched a project dubbed " Help a Child Read " at the Archbishop Amissah Memorial School at Duakor, a fishing community near the University.

The project is aimed at inculcating the culture of reading into school children to improve learning outcomes. As part of the launch, Nation Builders donated assorted reading books to the school. Nation Builders, established by some undergraduate and M.Phil students of the University of Cape Coast, is also expected to expand the project across schools in the Central region.

The Department of Communication Studies has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Department of Literature at Uppsala University, Sweden, to strengthen research work, promote developmental outreach and, cross cultural knowledge and understanding among staff, faculty and students of both institutions.

Other areas of the collaboration include exchange of students, exchange of faculty, collaborative research projects and curriculum development, exchange academic materials and published information.