VC to address 16th Fulbright Conference

By Adeyinka Ademuyiwa.

The Vice Chancellor, Federal University Oye-Ekiti, (FUOYE), Prof. Kayode Soremekun is scheduled to address the 16th Annual Conference of Fulbright Alumni Association of Nigeria, (FAAN).

The Conference, with the theme, “Addressing Societal Menace and Social Disorders: Sexual Harassment and Substance Abuse in Tertiary Institutions”, is slated to hold between Tuesday April 14-17, 2020 at Bowen University, Iwo,  State of Osun.

Some of the subtopics of the Conference are: Sex for Grades, Sexual harassment and productivity in tertiary institutions, Sexual harassment awareness and preventive measures in tertiary institutions, Realities of Sexual assaults on campus, Sexual harassments on campus and students’ rights and Government policy on combating sexual harassment on campus.

Other subtopics include: Advocacy models on Drug abuse, Prevention and Control on campus, Cultural Matrix and the Subtlety of illicit drug usage and abuse, Conceptual understanding of drugs and substance abuse, Medical and Scientific dimensions of drugs and substance abuse, Social Consequences of Drugs and substance abuse in Nigeria, The politics of Drugs and substance abuse in Nigeria and Government Policy in the regulation and combating of Drug abuse in Nigeria.

The Fulbright Alumni Association is a collection of Scholars who have participated in Fulbright scholarly programmes of the United States. It is a Cultural Exchange programme whose goal is to improve intellectual relations, cultural diplomacy and intellectual competences between United States and people of other countries through exchange of personnel, knowledge and skills.