‘Book for Africa’, a USA based organization, donated 39,000 books of different disciplines to JU on April 22/2015. As the organization’s mission is collecting, sorting, shipping and distributing books to students of all ages in Africa, these books are meant to be distributed and used in all levels of education found in Jimma and its surrounding.
A three-day meeting to review the performances of all Ethiopian Hospitals is held at Jimma University Senate Hall from April 16-18, 2015. This meeting is organized by the Federal Ministry of Health in collaboration with JU.
Jimma University students, teachers and workers visited GERDP on Tuesday, March 31,2015. A team of 220 members comprising of Jimma city elders, religious leaders, community representatives and mayor of Jimma city made a successful journey /trip and visit to the Dam.
Thanks to the personal initiative of Dr. Abera Wouhib, who is currently working in Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development(NIH), as he managed to collect and donate to Jimma University more than 160 books in the fields of Statistics and Mathematics.
Jimma University, in collaboration with Statisticians from USA, Austria, China and the Ethiopian Statistical Association (ESA) organized a conference on statistics titled “International Conference on Statistics-2015: Theory to Practice” held from 16-17 March, 2015 at JUCAVM conference hall.