University faculty has been involved in various Workshops and Seminars.​
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Promoting Conservation among the Youth through Experiential Learning and Skill Impartation

The hand-on ornithology session was recently hosted by the Maasai Mara University’s Department of Forestry and Wildlife Management (School of Natural Resources, Tourism and Hospitality). It was conducted by staff of the National Museums of Kenya – Ornithology Section in collaboration with Nature Kenya.

The inter-disciplinary sessions, drew in students pursuing diverse courses in Forestry and Wildlife Management; Tourism Management; Animal Health and Production; and Environmental Studies. The students gained practical skills in bird identification, capture and release techniques among others.

These competency-based skills are vital as they mainstream knowledge on avian (wildlife) population dynamics; avian geo-spatial and temporal distribution; animal welfare and wildlife disease surveillance; avian tourism; and ecosystem health. The skill impartation among the students contribute to  achievements of the National Wildlife Strategy 20302030 National Tourism Blueprint and the a myriad of UN Sustainable Development Goals.

This event offered a platform for peer-to-peer learning among student and institutional synergies. The practical sessions also sort to nurture, empower and encouraged female students to take up Science Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)  related courses in line with Kenya’s Vision 2030.

Over 55 bird species were identified within the university during the practical fieldwork session including 3 species of Palearctic migrants.

Talk on Thursday 17th Oct 2019 in the School of Science Postgraduate room at 10 am by

Prof. Patricia B.C. Forber- Professor of analytical chemistry at University of Pretoria, South Africa

Title of presentation: Alternative approaches to trace organic air pollutant sampling.

Opex joint training between the school of business and economics, university of Munster, Germany, and school of business and economics, Maasai Mara University, Kenya. On 1stand 2nd august, 2018. At the school of the business boardroom, Maasai Mara University.

The realization of the MoU signed between School of Business and Economics, University of Munster, Germany and School of Business and Economics, Maasai Mara University, Kenya, will come to the realization on 1stand 2nd August 2018 through joint training.

Professor, Joerg Baetge from the University of Munster, Germany will carry out training on Management Training with Computer Simulation Game (OPEX) to participants drawn from Industry and Academia in the School of Business and Economics boardroom, Maasai Mara University.

To enhance partnership, the School of Business and Economics, University of Munster, will then donate OPEX module to School of Business and Economics, Maasai Mara University, to enhance Business students’ ability to start and manage businesses.

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