Sharjah24: Sheikh Sultan bin Ahmed bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah and President of the University of Sharjah (UoS), inaugurated Monday, the 14th exhibition of graduation projects for students of the College of Communication at the University of Sharjah under the slogan "Sultan: 50 Years of Glorious Giving".
The opening ceremony began with verses from the Noble Quran, after His Excellency Prof Hamid Al Naimiy, Chancellor of the UoS, gave a speech in which he thanked Sheikh Sultan bin Ahmed bin Sultan Al Qasimi for attending the exhibition and sponsoring various scientific and academic events, praising keenness on the progress of the university and the development of the knowledge and capabilities of its students in various fields.
Chancellor of the UoS indicated that choosing the title of the exhibition for this year is an embodiment of the dedication of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, in building and developing the Emirate of Sharjah, since His Highness took over the reins of government in the Emirate of Sharjah in 1972.
After that, the attendance of the opening ceremony watched a visual presentation that dealt with the story of building Sharjah, by monitoring stations from the experience of His Highness, the Ruler of Sharjah, and His Highness's great and continuous efforts over the past years in various fields, focusing on the educational, scientific and knowledge renaissance and others.
Dr. Jairo A. Lugo-Ocando, Dean of the College of Communication, gave a speech in which he praised the strategic vision that the University of Sharjah is working on in various fields to support its students in all faculties and disciplines, and its commitment to distinguished levels in education and learning, which makes it an appropriate environment for innovation and creativity.
At the end of the opening ceremony, Sheikh Sultan bin Ahmed bin Sultan Al Qasimi honoured the sponsors and partners, and visited graduate students’ projects pavilions from the College of Communication, which amount to 78 projects completed by 113 students in the college’s various disciplines, where Sheikh Sultan bin Ahmed listened to a detailed explanation from the students about their various projects, which included creative and distinguished ideas in the fields of media, and addressed a number of themes in years of building the Emirate of Sharjah.
The opening activities were attended by His Highness Dr. Khalid Omar Al Midfa, Chairman of Sharjah Media City (Shams), His Excellency Mohammed Hassan Khalaf, Director General of Sharjah Broadcasting Authority, His Excellency Tariq Saeed Allay, Director General of the Sharjah Government Media Bureau, Saif Mohammed Al Midfa, CEO of Expo Center Sharjah, and Shehab Ahmed Al Hammadi, Director of Sharjah Media City (Shams), Hassan Yaqoub Al Mansouri, Secretary General of the Sharjah Media Council, and a large number of faculty members and students.
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