ADU's College of Engineering Students Win Top Three Places in Abu Dhabi NASA's Space Apps Challenge ...
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates—21 October 2020: Abu Dhabi University (ADU) announced that students from its College of Engineering (CoE) won the top three places in Abu Dhabi NASA’s Space Apps 2020 Challenge, the world’s largest global hackathon for building innovative solutions for earth and space. Focusing on the ......Read More
Wednesday, October 21, 2020
Emirates Literature Foundation Releases Booker Prize Special With Avni Doshi on the Boundless Book C ...
Dubai, UAE, October 12 2020: The Emirates Literature Foundation’s new podcast, the Boundless Book Club, has today released a special episode featuring Avni Doshi, one of the authors shortlisted for the Booker Prize for Fiction. Beating literary heavyweights like Hilary Mantel and Ann Tyler to the shortlist, Avni’s debut novel about a ......Read More
Monday, October 12, 2020
Felicitation Ceremony of the Sixth Edition of the UNESCO-Hamdan Teacher's Prize Recognise Distinguis ...
During felicitation of the 6th Edition of the UNESCO-Hamdan Teacher’s Prize aiming to reward outstanding practices and efforts to improve teachers' performance: Spirit of cooperation reflects our determination to overcome challenge, obstacles, crises, and epidemics says HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum • The distinguished relationship between UAE and UNESCO contributes to the success of joint projects • The aim of UNESCO-Hamdan Teacher Prize is to support education for everyone and enhance the quality of education in less developed communities • The fund of this award is successfully allocated to finance ......Read More
Tuesday, October 6, 2020
Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge Celebrates Abu Dhabi's Educators on World Teachers D ...
Abu Dhabi, UAE- 06 October 2020: The Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK) has marked World Teachers Day 2020 by honoring the top trio of exceptional teachers for their dedication and contribution to the profession. Private schools throughout Abu Dhabi were invited to submit nominations for outstanding teachers, and the ......Read More
Tuesday, October 6, 2020
510 New Future Heroes Welcomed to Gulf Medical University in Virtual White Coat Ceremony
Chancellor emphasizes communication, teamwork, ethicality and trustworthiness as important competencies for future health professionals United Arab Emirates, 04 October 2020: The new batches of students of the six colleges under Gulf Medical University (GMU) owned and run by Thumbay Group, were welcomed into their healthcare professions through a white coat ceremony organized by the University, on 1st October 2020, receiving their first white coats as they participated in the time-honored tradition, albeit a virtual one this year, in the wake of the global pandemic. Dr. Thumbay Moideen, Founder, President Board of Trustees, GMU was the chief guest of the ......Read More
Sunday, October 4, 2020
People of Determination Taking Part in Atmah Share Their Hopes and Ambitions
The first Social Impact Bond programme, created and launched by the Authority of Social Contribution - Ma’an • Aldar Education, in collaboration with the Authority of Social Contribution – Ma’an, the Department of Community Development, Aldar Properties and Zayed Higher Organisation for People of Determination, created “ATMAH” a specialist pilot vocational training initiative, working with People of Determination • Curated by Ma’an’s Social Impact Bond programme, ATMAH currently has 25 students under training and aims to provide skills to enable the students to gain full-time ......Read More
Thursday, October 1, 2020
Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair Refugee Education Fund Partners With Discovery Education to Deliver High-quali ...
United Arab Emirates, September 29, 2020: Discovery Education to deliver award winning online learning, increasing access to education for thousands of refugees and vulnerable youth in Lebanon. The Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair Covid-19 Online Learning Emergency Fund for Refugee Education, was launched by H.E. Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair in April ......Read More
Tuesday, September 29, 2020
Rich Egyptian Archive of Photos, Artifacts, and More Comes to NYU Abu Dhabi Library
Over 40 boxes of correspondence, unpublished manuscripts, and photographs, offer valuable insight into the life of the famous Egyptian poet, doctor, and bee scientist Ahmed Zaki Abu Shadi The collection will be available for use in the Archives and Special Collections department of the NYU Abu Dhabi Library Abu Dhabi, UAE ......Read More
Sunday, September 27, 2020
Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University shares smart learning experience at UNESCO's Mobile Learning We ...
The UAE’s experience praised as an inspiring model for ensuring continuity of education during COVID-19 HBMSU Chancellor: ‘We continue to transform challenges into opportunities and reshape the future of learning using advanced technology’ Professor Moustafa Hassan highlights teachers’ role in addressing COVID-19 challenges and HBMSU’s efforts in the forefront of global competition 19 October 2020, Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) joined prestigious international institutions at the UNESCO’s ‘Mobile Learning Week 2020’ (MLW 2020) recently concluded. Held under the theme ‘Beyond Disruption: ......Read More
Monday, October 19, 2020
Mansoor Al Awar calls for investing in leadership and professional skills of teachers being the corn ...
During participation in UNESCO’s celebration of ‘World Teachers’ Day’ HBMSU represents higher education institutions in the Arab world and participates in supporting international efforts to enhance the teaching profession Chancellor of HBMSU: "We are committed to developing new concepts to improve capabilities of educators and enable them to keep pace with and lead the change in the future.” 11 October 2020 – Representing higher education institutions in the Arab world, the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) has participated in the celebration of World Teachers’ Day 2020, themed this year, “Teachers: Leading in ......Read More
Monday, October 12, 2020
HBMSU takes part in Global Education Coalition meeting held at UN General Assembly in New York
The university affirms support for implementation of enhanced education system during and beyond COVID-19 October 06, 2020 - Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) took part in a recent UNESCO virtual meeting of the Global Education Coalition, held on the sidelines of the 75th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 75) in New York. The event, “Education During Covid-19 and Beyond: The Global Education Coalition in Action” was hosted by the Director-General of UNESCO, Audrey Azoulay and brought together heads of states, ministers of education, members of the Coalition and other high-level participants. The meeting was attended by HBMSU’s representatives ......Read More
Tuesday, October 6, 2020
‘Emirati Programmer – Summer 2020' celebrates graduates of cloud computing, IoT, and 3D printing pro ...
Highlighting the success of its strong collaboration with global technology leaders Dhahi Khalfan: People of the UAE have the responsibility of promoting innovation and adoption of technological progress to advance the country’s transformation into a global incubator for exploring and building the future Mansoor Al Awar: The success of the ‘Emirati Programmer’ initiative affirms our belief that the role of youth in building the future depends on their ability to use technology and advanced sciences to achieve development goals September 23, 2020 - Under the patronage and in presence of H.E. Lieutenant General Dhahi Khalfan Tamim, Deputy Chairman of Police and ......Read More
Thursday, September 24, 2020