The Vice President of Seeding Labs – US-based donor company, Dr. Melissa Wu, visited DUCE on 31st August, 2018. The visit came after the College won the Instrumental Access Award organized by the Seeding Labs last year. The award made it possible for DUCE to receive laboratory equipment and apparatuses aimed to improving learning of science subjects at the College.
Behind the award is the Head of Chemistry Department, Dr. Dative Shilla, who wrote the project and emerged the winner. Some of the laboratory equipment were received at the College in this year.
On her arrival, Dr. Melissa P. Wu was received by the Acting Dean of the Faculty of Science, Dr. Thadei Sagamiko, the Head of Chemistry Department, Dr. Dativa Shilla and a staff of Chemistry Department, Mr. Emmanuel Nkotya.
The College Principal, Prof. Bernadeta Killian, and the Deputy Principal Administration, Dr. Method Semiono thanked Dr. Melisa on behalf of Seeding Labs for the support to the College.
Before leaving the College, Dr. Melisa had chance to visit the science laboratories where the equipment were installed.