Ajasin varsity moves to boost curriculum
By Bukola Olamona
Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba Akoko, Ondo State, has continued its steady rise to global reckoning as the institution began another collaborative effort with the University of Missouri, USA, aimed at boosting curriculum development and counseling.
The latest effort was crystallised when the representative of the American University, Dr. Mary Edwin, visited AAUA, a development, the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Administration), Prof. Olugbenga Ige, said was another addition to other collaborative agreements that Ajasin Varsity had had with several universities across the world.
Ige, who received the visitor on behalf of the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Igbekele Ajibefun, expressed optimism that the latest effort would boost academic content of AAUA, including its curriculum and counseling units.
On her part, Dr. Edwin pledged the commitment of the American University to the arrangement with a promise that the concerned units would be better for it at the end of the day.
Accompanied by the Senior Special Assistant to the Governor of Ondo state on Innovation and Partnership, Mr. Joel Ogunsola, the visiting American don said she was impressed with the beautiful ambience and neatness of AAUA campus.
Present at the event were the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic), Prof. Francis Gbore; the acting Registrar, Mr. Opeoluwa Akinfemiwa; the Bursar, Mrs. Olubunmi Ologun, FCA; Deans of Postgraduate School, Prof. C. A. Daramola; and Education, Prof. Iyabo Omoniyi; among other officers.