- 11 July 2014
Council governance engagement
BIUST regularly briefs district councils and urban development committees across the country on the progress the University continues to make, and further solicit ideas and input on ongoing and planned initiatives to further the mandate of the institution.
Rentse Foundation Botswana
The BIUST senior management team took part in a non-profit event organized by Rentse Foundation Botswana. BIUST has pledged to help Rentse Foundation on the design of affordable houses for the poor and destitute in Botswana.
Guidance and Counselling Open Day
BIUST runs an outreach initiative known as the Guidance and Counselling Open Day Programme which promotes the teaching of career guidance in senior secondary schools. On the day, outstanding career guidance teachers were awarded prizes. The programme further promotes collaboration among secondary educational sector stakeholders. BIUST plans to host the event annually and expand its training component.
Rainbow Secondary School
BIUST has pledged to identify excellent graduating secondary schools students and offer them 15 scholarships to study at the University.