School of Languages, Literature and Communication

School of Languages, Literature and Communication

PhD Public Defense of Ms. Margaret Nanfuka Mbalule

The Dean School of Languages, Literature and Communication cordially invites you to the PhD Public Defense of the following candidate:
 
Name of candidate: Ms. Margaret  Nanfuka  Mbalule
 
Thesis title:  Semantic Challenges Of Cross-Cultural Translation: An Appraisal of the Notion of Conflict in the Luganda and German Translations of ‘Animal Farm’
 
Supervisors:
 
  1. Dr. Merit Kabugo
  2. Dr. Samuel Sekiziyivu
  3. Assoc. Prof. Edith Natukunda-Togboa
 
Date: 6th of January 2023
 
Time: 9.00 a.m
 
Venue: CHUSS SMARTROOM
 
Join Zoom Meeting
Date: 
Friday, January 6, 2023 - 09:00
Event Venue: 
CHUSS Smart Room
Contact Information: 
Dean School of Languages, Literature and Communication
File Attachments : 

Public PhD Defense of Ms. Namuddu

The Dean School of Languages, Literature and Communication cordially invites you to the PhD Public Defense of the following candidate.
 
THESIS TITLE: WRITING COMPETENCE IN ENGLISH: A GENRE-BASED ANALYSIS OF UNIVERSITY STUDENTS’ WRITTEN TEXTS, 2000-2015
 
STUDENT’S NAME: MAY NAMUDDU
 
SUPERVISORS:
 
  1.   Dr.  Levis Mugumya
  2.   Dr. Fridah Katushemererwe
 
DATE: 6th January 2023
 
VENUE: CHUSS SMART ROOM
 
TIME: 2PM
 
Date: 
Friday, January 6, 2023 - 14:00
Event Venue: 
Smart Room - CHUSS
Contact Information: 
Dean School of Languages, Literature and Communication

CHUSS Mak@100 Centennial Poetry Competition Award

Dear all

  The College of Humanities and Social Sciences, through the Department of Literature, is organising the Mak@100 Centennial Poetry Competition Award Event. The event will take place at the Yusuf Lule Central Teaching Facility on Tuesday, December 20, 2022 and will showcase live performances, readings, and recitations.

During the event, we will also honor the memory of the renowned poet and scholar, Prof David Rubadiri who was and still is part of the history and experience of the Department of Literature and Makerere University. We have invited his family to grace this occasion.

This event has deliberately mainstreamed the participation of students from the Department and those from the wider university as we aim at encouraging and inspiring more creative writers and literary scholars at Makerere University and beyond.

For more information, please contact Mr Isaac Tibasiima, Department of Literature, isaac.tibasiima@mak.ac.ug

 

 

Date: 
Tuesday, December 20, 2022 - 14:00
Event Venue: 
Yusuf Lule Central Teaching Facility
Contact Information: 
Mr Isaac Tibasiima, Department of Literature, isaac.tibasiima@mak.ac.ug
File Attachments : 

Public PhD Defense for Isaac Tibasiima

The Dean, School of Languages, Literature and Communication, College of Humanities and Social Sciences invites you to the Public PhD Defense of the following candidate:

Name: Isaac Tibasiima

Thesis Title: Song and Nation: A Study of the Secondary School Song Competition Original Song Composition in Uganda

Supervisors:

Prof Dominica Dipio
Prof Susan Kiguli


Date: 21/12/2022
Venue: CHUSS SMART ROOM
Time: 2pm

Below is the Zoom link for the activity

Topic: Isaac Tibasiima's public PhD defense
Time: Dec 21, 2022 14:00 Nairobi

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/99439399904?pwd=VUc0M2hoR2MxUkVOZFRpQ1FUUVh5QT09

Meeting ID: 994 3939 9904
Passcode: 206650

Date: 
Wednesday, December 21, 2022 - 14:00
Event Venue: 
CHUSS SMART ROOM
Contact Information: 
Jane Anyango | Principal Communication Officer | College of Humanities & Social Social Sciences (CHUSS) | Makerere University | Twitter: MakerereCHUSS

Public PhD Defense for Agatha Tumwine on 13th Dec. 2022

The Dean School of Languages, Literature and Communication invites for the Pubic PhD Defense of the following candidate:

Name of Candidate: Agatha TUMWINE

Thesis Title:

Losses and Gains: A Stylistic analysis of the Translation Process of Folktales from Runyankore–Rukiga into French

SUPERVISORS:

 

  1. Prof. Edith Natukunda Togboa
  2. Dr. Enoch Sebuyungo


DATE :  13th of December 2022

TIME: 10.00 am

VENUE: CHUSS SMARTOOM

You can also join virtually:

Topic: Ms. Agatha Tumwine‘s Public PhD Defense.

Time: Dec 13, 2022 10:00 Nairobi

Join Zoom Meeting
https://zoom.us/j/91698546664?pwd=VXRjS3J6bEE5V0pNWGV1dzMxS3dhZz09

Meeting ID: 916 9854 6664
Passcode: 826912

Date: 
Tuesday, December 13, 2022 - 10:00
Event Venue: 
CHUSS SMARTOOM
Contact Information: 
Jane Anyango | Principal Communication Officer | College of Humanities & Social Social Sciences (CHUSS) | Makerere University | Twitter: MakerereCHUSS
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SLLC Centennial celebrations

The Dean, School of Languages, Literature and Communication (SLLC) cordially invites you  to the school’s Centennial Celebrations on 9thDecember 2022 at the Yusuf Lule Auditorium, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.  The school will be celebrating its achievements as as part of the activities
to commemorate Makerere's 100 years of existence.
 
The activities include two panel discussions and cultural gala.
 
Panel 1: Trends and Perspectives of Language Teaching at Makerere University.
Panel 2: Reflections on the Historical 1962 Literary Conference at Makerere University.
 
The day will also be marked by and a cultural gala in the afternoon with performances (songs, dance and Poetry Recitations) in Kiswahili, Spanish, German, French, English, Chinese, Runyakitara, Luo, Madi, Luganda etc.
Date: 
Friday, December 9, 2022 - 08:00
Event Venue: 
Yusuf Lule CTF 2 Auditorium
Contact Information: 
Evelyn Cindy Magara | Email: cindyem2@gmail.com

Book Launch on HIV/AIDS in Uganda

Makerere University partnered with North Carolina State University (NCSU) in 2006. Since then, many activities such as student and staff exchange, research collaborations have taken place between NCSU departments with individuals in departments at Makerere University. One such initiative was between the College of Humanities and  Social Sciences, Department of Journalism and Communication, TASO Uganda and NCSU School of Social Sciences on the effect of HIV/AIDS in Uganda.

Two professors from NCSU published a book with researchers in Uganda and will celebrate this achievement with a book launch.

The book about the HIV/AIDS pandemic in Uganda published by the Makerere University Press. Book Editor - Prof. James Tondo-Kiwanuka. To be launched by the Vice Chancellor, Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe.

Date: 
Friday, May 13, 2022 - 14:30
Event Venue: 
Senate Conference Hall Level 4
Contact Information: 
Dr Fred Kakooza, Department of Journalism and Communication, 0756854520 | Ms Martha Muwanguzi, Head of Mak International Office, 0772367137

PhD Public Defense for Ms. Perpetua Arinaitwe

he Dean School of Literature, Language and Communication, invites you to the PhD Public Défense of Ms. Perpetua Arinaitwe scheduled for Friday 6th May, 2022 Staring at 10:00AM in the CHUSS Smart Room.

Topic: "Kiswahili at Crossroads: Cultural Politics and Language Policy in Uganda".

Supervisors:

1. Dr. Saudah Namyalo
2. Dr. Gilbert Gumoshabe

Opponent:
Prof. Abasi Kiyimba

  See abstract attached.

Date: 
Friday, May 6, 2022 - 10:00
Event Venue: 
CHUSS Smart Room
Contact Information: 
Jane Anyango Principal Communication Officer | College of Humanities & Social Social Sciences (CHUSS) | Makerere University | Twitter: MakerereCHUSS

PhD. Public defense for Mr. Imokola John Baptist 2nd March 2022

The Dean School of Languages, Literature and Communication invites you to the PhD Public Defense for the following candidate:

Name of Candidate:  Imokola John Baptist NO. 2017/HD03/19252U

Title of Thesis:   “Television Programming Regulation: Exploring the policy Implementation of Local Content Quotas in Uganda”

Supervisors:
1) Prof. Nassanga Goretti
2)Dr. Brian Semujju

Oponent: Dr. Emily Comfort Maractcho, Uganda Christian University Mukono

Date:    Wednesday 2nd March, 2022

Venue: CHUSS Smart Room

Time:  2.00 pm

The abstract is herewith attached.

 

Date: 
Wednesday, March 2, 2022 - 14:00
Event Venue: 
CHUSS Smart Room
Contact Information: 
Dean School of Languages, Literature and Communication

Invitation – Mak-RIF Research Dissemination Seminar

PROJECT TITLE: “HARNESSING MULTIMEDIA PRODUCTION FOR INCREASED UPTAKE AND VISIBILITY OF RESEARCH AND INNOVATIONS AT MAKERERE UNIVERSITY”

The Head, Department of Journalism and Communication invites you to a research dissemination seminar of a project titled, “Harnessing Multimedia Production for increased uptake and visibility of Research and Innovations at Makerere University”. The research was funded by the Government of Uganda through the Makerere Research and Innovations Fund (Mak-RIF). 

Project team

  1. Dr William Tayeebwa – Principal Investigator
  2. Dr Charlotte Ntulume
  3. Dr Sarah Namusoga
  4. Dr Marion Alina
  5. Dr Fred Kakooza

Date: Tuesday, 7th September 2021

Time: 9:00am

Venue: CTF1, Lecture Room 1.2

Link for online participation

https://bit.ly/38w7OmW

Meeting ID: 851 3914 0169
Passcode: MAKRIF

See programme below.

Date: 
Tuesday, September 7, 2021 - 09:00
Event Venue: 
CTF1, Lecture Room 1.2
Contact Information: 
Dr Marion Alina, Lecturer, Department of Journalism & Communication/Email: alinamarionz@gmail.com/ Tel: +256772922777

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