University of Manchester. My first 100 days as Chancellor.

On stage at the launch of the the film Suffragette alongside Helen Pankhurst. Speaking at  the student Union at University of Manchester. Speaking to 600 trainee teachers at University Place at University of  Manchester With BBC Philarmonic in Salford for  ten pieces live lessons:  The  BBC's best ever music education initiative. Keynote at Digital Manchester conference Speaking with students and arts workers at Islington Arts and media College Speaking at North West Schools Led Conference Read more [...]

Six Days in The USA – 30th Nov – 6th Dec.

I received an official  welcome from Mayor of Takoma Park and Members of Congress of the USA made possible by Mr. Tebabu Assefa.  The largest Ethiopian community outside of  Ethiopia live in Takoma Park - The written resolution, commendation and proclamations are at the end of this post. I received  citation  from Congressman Chris Van Hollen. Above is the cover but the full citation at the end And  from member of Congress Michael M. Honda I received a commendation. The full commendation Read more [...]