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Thank you Class of 2015

In the true Spirit of Giving, the Full time Students class of 2015 have donated over 180,000 Shillings towards assisting needy students. The donation has been made through pledges that will see some students give out part or all of their caution money towards the cause. The Senior Class Gift is a tradition followed at various universities worldwide towards at ... Read More »

Alumnus news from Washington State, USA

Often times the opportunity to pursue one’s lifelong dream comes knocking on our door.  My opportunity to pursue a PhD came knocking in 2013. I started my PhD in Leadership Studies at Gonzaga University, Washington State in January 2014.  Gonzaga is a Catholic University run by the Jesuits.  It educates students for lives of leadership and service for the common ... Read More »

Cynthia Ichaminya: SU Alumni Volunteering in Norway

Cynthia Ichaminya (DBIT 2010), recently got the opportunity to work with the Norwegian Peace Corps in one of their NGOs called Leadership Foundation. This was built on the need to design innovative solutions to one of society’s most pressing social “challenges” like the increasing global diversity. Leadership Foundation takes up different projects like the Nordic Somali Youth Summit; which will be held ... Read More »

Business must be enjoyable to the entrepreneur if it’s going to be successful

National Bank CEO Mr. Munir Sheikh Ahmed was the guest speaker at this year’s School of Accountancy Alumni Chapter public lecture. The lecture was entitled ‘Entrepreneurship – an avenue of Achieving Excellence.’ Mr. Ahmed pointed out three critical success factors as Personal integrity, Guts to take risk and enabling factors like skills. Within that framework, entrepreneurs should look to solve ... Read More »

Alumna Tabitha Olang’s Journey to Japan

Tabitha Olang exemplifies academic excellence and brilliance at a young age. She’s a young achiever; a First Class Honors holder in Bachelor of  Business Science Actuarial Science degree; a beneficiary of I&M scholarship; and a potential Masters student scheduled to join the Graduates Program in Sustainability Science courtesy of the Japanese Government Scholarship. This life-changing opportunity is as a result of her ... Read More »

Alumni Spotlight: Lillian Dzombo

Ms. Lillian Dzombo now works at General Electric as part of their Early Career Development Programme. Her daily duties include working in the Finance Buy to Pay division, supporting GE Projects in Angola. Sharing with us some of her experiences at GE, she could only describe it as ‘Amazing.’ Not only has she got a lot of exposure, she also ... Read More »

Alumni Spotlight; Yvonne Omenya, Flying high in London

My desire has always been to do things differently, to seek greater challenges that would drive me out of my comfort zone, challenge my thinking and expand my horizon. One of them was doing my masters abroad. So after my undergraduate graduation, I scouted for scholarships to do my masters abroad and in 2013 I got one from Cambridge University, Judge ... Read More »

Presentation by Safaricom Investment Co-operative

On the 2nd of December over 50 Alumni gathered together at the University Auditorium to attend to a presentation by the Safaricom Investment Co-operative. The investment Co-operative explained their goals and objectives describing how potential members could join, gain dividends and even acquire property through them. The Investment Co-operative has several offers on real estate which vary from plots and ... Read More »

Staff Giving Get Together: Thank you for your Generosity!

The Advancement Office hosted various  Staff members to a Get Together on Thursday 27th November to appreciate and recognize those who have been champions behind the ‘Giving Campaign.’ These are staff members who have pledged to make small monthly donations towards supporting needy students either by accommodation, meals, bursaries or stipends. The donations vary from 200 Shillings a month to ... Read More »

From Web Advertising to Digital Marketing and Printing Solutions: An Alumnus Tale

Calvin Omari’s interest in business began while in high school and this triggered his enrollment to a business related course. While an undergraduate student, he and two friends started a web advertising business but their lack of capital (and perhaps dedication) led to its early collapse. By then, they had been trying to raise capital through graphic design and print ... Read More »

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