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Laughing all the way to the bank: Chanco students receive NBM Merit awards

Five students at Chancellor College proved that good grades literally pay off when they became recipients of the National Bank Merit Awards on November 9, 2018. The five students; Mercy Simbeye, Ulemu Kanyongolo, Etnas Daka, Comfort Chauluka and Bertha Ngulube   represented Chancellor College’s Faculties of Education, Law,...

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Justice Minister engages students and staff on campus

The Law Faculty often engages recognized members of the legal fraternity to address students, as a way of getting voices from people practicing in the field. It is in this vein that the Faculty extended an invitation to the Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs, Hon. Samuel Tembenu to come and give a talk. The Minister agreed and...

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Law Faculty awards distinguished members of staff

On the 12th of December, 2018, the Faculty of Law held a ceremony to celebrate selected members of staff in the faculty for their long and distinguished service.  The faculty decided to recognize these distinguished members of staff, who included Prof. Edge Kanyongolo and Mr. Matthias Chiwaya, the Senior Assistant Librarian at the La...

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Chanco Library distributes books to community libraries

Chancellor College continues to play a very important role in the improvement of literacy in Malawi. On 26th November, 2018, there was a ceremony where the college library handed over books to various community libraries. Mrs. Nancy Namwali Mpekansambo, the Special Collections Librarian points out that the ALP has been ongoing for ...

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Human Ecology’s Fashion Friday

The Department of Human Ecology at Chancellor College on hosted a fashion show on the evening of 9th of November, 2018 at the College’s Great Hall. The theme of the fashion show was ‘Historical References’ and focused on attire that had been inspired from the 18th to the 20th centuries. Students from the Department had been given the task of demo...

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Philosophy hosts South African Ethics scholar

The Department of Philosophy is one of those that has exemplified the spirit of inviting scholars from outside campus to engage in philosophy discussions with its students. From 10th to 13th September 2018, the Philosophy Department through its Master of Arts Applied Ethics Programme hosted Prof. Johan Hattingh, a renowned professor of Ethics fr...

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New SUCC Executive sworn in

It is that time of the year when the student body chooses new leadership. It was quite a tight competition, but at the end of the day the Chancellor College student community elected new leaders, led by Mr Kennedy Ganthu. As has been the tradition after the elections are over, the college administration organized a handover ceremony on 2...

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Chanco hosts Africa Science Week

One of the highlights of this semester has been the Africa Science Week, when an entire week (24th to 28th September) was dedicated to displays, competitions, and activities related to science on the continent. Leading the organizing of the event was Ms. Chikondi Shaba, a lecturer in the Chemistry department, who also happens to be the N...

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CSR hosts JSAS Writing Workshop

Publishing is a key activity for academics anywhere in the world, and breaking into the publishing world can be a difficult and sometimes daunting prospect, especially for early career scholars. It is for this reason that the Centre for Social Research (CSR), in collaboration with the editorial b...

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Chanco Students publish in MAWU Anthology

The Malawi Writers Union, MAWU launched the Malawian Women’s Short Story Anthology titled A Grafted Tree and Other Stories and the award presentation of the National Literacy Awards (NALA) at Jacaranda Cultural Centre, JCC in Blantyre on Saturday, the 21st...

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