Education, Training & Recruitment
May 1, 2011
ALHOSN University recently hosted a workshop under the Abu Dhabi Council for Economic Development’s Akoun entrepreneurship campaign to train youths in the UAE on how to set up their own businesses.
Dubai Ladies Club announced today the launch of ‘Art Conversations’ – a monthly series of open discussions on art facilitated by leading luminary art experts from the local and international art scene.
First launched in 2006, The Sheikha Manal Young Artist Award is an annual fine arts competition which aims to encourage, recognize and promote emerging artists from the UAE and is especially popular amongst university students majoring in Art, Design and Multimedia.
Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar presents 'Senior Showcase', a display of the emerging talents of graduating design students on Sunday, 1 May, 2011.
The American University in Cairo celebrated its accreditation by the National Authority for Quality Assurance and Accreditation of Education (NAQAAE).
April 28, 2011
U.S. Senator John McCain tells the Cairo Review of Global Affairs that the United States should back Libyan rebels, de-legitimize Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad and provide “tremendous” support for Egypt’s democracy efforts.
Students at London Business School’s Dubai campus were last week treated to a one-off talk by Sani Sener, CEO of TAV Group, a Turkish airport holding company.
Sheikh Abdulaziz Al Nuaimi was the honorary guest during the Earth Day at AlHosn University celebration held recently at AlHosn University’s American Corner.
April 27, 2011
UAE Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research awarded the Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Award for Excellence to 28 girls from the GEMS network of schools across the Middle East and India.
Khalifa University signed MoU with the University of Bristol, to establish and create the Visual Signal Analysis and Processing “VSAP” research centre at Khalifa University’s campus in Abu Dhabi.
April 26, 2011
Eton Institute will be offering a free German language course in the month of May in celebration of the Institute’s recent opening in the Austrian capital of Vienna.
The Elia Nuqul Foundation in cooperation with the Royal Academy of Culinary Arts will grant three diploma scholarships in the field of culinary arts to Jordanian underprivileged students.
ExxonMobil Iraq is contributing 1.2 billion Iraqi dinar to equip petroleum engineering laboratories at the University of Basrah to be used by students seeking careers in Iraq’s oil and gas industry.
April 25, 2011
Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar announces a record number of applicants for the 2011-2012 incoming class.
The Canadian University of Dubai celebrated their fourth annual Global Day event held on April 23, 2011.