DAYSTARAugust 15 – August 21 Issue 30/10
Keeping you in touch
Mrs. Nkita Arao, Director Admissions and Records,responds to questions by parents during the DUPAwelcome tea
The Department o Language andPerorming Arts, ormerly known asDepartment o Humanities has introduceda students’ choir.This initiative will blend in well withstudents’ academic workload, since thestudents’ choir will also double up as
or one credit hour, meaningthat a student could register or the courseand get credit or singing. Rehearsals
School of Communication & Language introduces Daystar University Students Choir
Over 200 new parents were treated to anamiable welcome on Monday, 9th August 2010at the University’s Athi River campus wherethey were hosted to a tea reception, an eventorganized every semester to allow interactionbetween new parents and the dierent heads odepartments.The event was attended by the Ag. Vice-Chancellor, Rev. Pro. James Kombo, the DVC-Finance Planning & Administration Dr. Philip Kitui,Ag. DVC-Academic Aairs, Dr. Jon Masso, DUPAChairperson Dr. Calisto Onyango, and memberso the University Senate and Management Board.Speaking at the event, Rev. Pro. James Kombothanked the parents or bringing their children toDaystar University, emphasizing that all the threecampuses oered quality education or students inthe dierent programmes. This was echoed by theDirector Admissions & Records, Mrs. Nkita Arao,who went urther in urging parents to encouragetheir children to study at the Athi River campusdespite the perceived distance, since its locationprovides a conducive learning environment.Dr. Calisto Onyango, speaking on behal oDUPA, explained what the parents’ associationwas, how it works with the University and thedevelopments it has contributed to this ar,including the construction o the DUPA ladies’hostels.The successul event ended with a questionand answer session that was acilitated by theAssociate Dean, Student Aairs, Mr. David Thuku.will take place on Thursdays during classsessions, as part o the preparationsor a
concert at the end of thesemester.
Interested students should sign up at theSchool o Communication, Department oLanguages and Perorming Arts, or sendan email to email@example.com aterwhich urther communication will be madeon developments.
DUPA hosts New Parents
Are YOU interested?
Sign up at the School of Communication & Language, Department of Languageand Performing Arts, or send an email to