The Director, Office of International Programmes, University of Ibadan Delivers Speech at the Orientation Program of Pan African University for Life and Sciences Institute (PAULESI) on Thursday, 31st March, 2022
The Director, Office of International Programmes, Professor Olufunmilayo I. FAWOLE, on Thursday, 31st March, 2022, had a highly interactive session with new students of the Pan African University for Life and Earth Sciences Institute (PAULESI) during the 2022 Orientation Program of the Pan African University for Life and Earth Sciences Institute (PAULESI). She delivered an engaging speech titled, “Living in a Diverse Cultural Environment”, in which she stressed the need to embrace and learn from one another’s diversities.
In her speech, the Director stated that diversity has become one of the most important issues of modern times, as we seek to create more inclusive societies in an increasingly connected world. She encouraged the students who have found themselves in a diverse cultural environment to embrace and take advantage of it considering the potentials of diversity in life.
The event progressed with an interesting activity session in which the students were required to complete four simple tasks. The activity session ended with the fourth and final task which included a brief brainstorming session requiring the students to write down their goals and map out ways to achieve them.
Professor Fawole concluded the highly interactive session by wishing the students a fruitful experience at the Pan African University for Life and Earth Sciences Institute (PAULESI) and advising the students to make a success of their stay at the University of Ibadan.