Monday, October 16, 2017
The Palestinian Football Association delegation visit

A delegation from the Palestinian Football Association checks Arab American University sports facilities as part of the final preparations for Palestine Cup final match between Hilal Al-Quds and Ahli Al-Khalil in the 23rd of this month, it will take place at the Arab American University international stadium.

The delegation included head of bureau and marketing at Palestinian football association Wissam Rjoub, executive director Firas Abu Hilal, Asian observer Ali Jibril and the Northern Union director Hilal Abu Kishk, welcomed by Public Relations Director Mr. Fathi Amour, VP for Administrative and Financial Affairs Manar Abu Sebaa, and University sports facilities director Mr. Oday Darghmeh.

Monday, October 16, 2017
Welcoming the Palestinian Bar President in the Northern district Mr. Khalid Zoubi

President of the Arab American University Prof. Dr. Ali Zeidan Abu Zuhri in presence Mr. Waleed Afifi, Trustees Board member, welcomed the Palestinian Bar Association President in the Northern District Mr. Khalid Zoubi, who visited the university to check it and its achievements. 

In his visit, Mr. Khalid Zoubi the attorney from the 1948 Palestine, accompanied Director of Nazareth Association for Culture and Tourism Mr. Tareq Shehadeh.

Monday, October 16, 2017
Dr. Sabri Saidam visit to the university

Minister of Education and Higher Education Dr. Sabri Mamdouh Saidam visits the Arab American University to check its academic and research achievements and chaeck its future plans to enhance the university ranking in Palestine and internationally.

Chairman of the University Board of Directors Dr. Yousef Asfour, President of the University Prof. Dr. Ali Zeidan Abu Zuhri, Directors Board Academic advisor and University founder president Prof. Dr. Waleed Deeb, University VPs; Academic Affairs Dr. Zaki Saleh, and Training Affairs Dr. Nitham Diab, and University President Assistant for Administrative and Financial Affairs Faleh Abu Arra, all welcomed Dr. Saidam.

Saturday, October 14, 2017
Honoring the university’s participating team in the National Programing Contest ACM

Faculty of Engineering and IT at Arab American University won the 2nd place in the International Collegiate Programming Contest ACM hosted by Palestine Technical University – Kadoorie, with participation of 90 students representing 30 teams from all over Palestine.

University team was represented by students Anas Zakarneh, Wisam Arda and Mosab Zakarneh from IT engineering department, supervised by Mr. Sami Awad lecturer at the IT engineering and Mr. Nizar Shihab lecturer at the faculty of Engineering and IT.

The contest’s sixth edition was held over two days included a pilot contest on the first day followed by national competition on the second day, where international experts and specialists from Jordan directly contact the competition officials in Egypt, who will write, correct and mark the questions.

Saturday, October 14, 2017
Launching GoTech Program

Hassib Sabbagh Center for IT Excellence at Arab American University launched GoTech Technology Program in partnership with Glow Innovations and ElectroTech organizations. It simulates Palestinian technology curriculum targeting school students.

The program launch came after signing partnership and cooperation agreement. Represented Hassib Sabbagh center Chairman of its Board of Directors Eng. Muhanad Higawi, Glow Innovations General Manager Eng. Hasan Omar and ElectroTech General Manager Eng. Muhanad Qutob.

GoTech is an embodiment of collaboration between the academic and private sectors. It’s an integrated model with the formal education sector to build solid foundation in electronics and modern technology for students (grades 6 to high-school) in the whole country.

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Researchers from the Biology and Biotechnology Department at the Arab American University Faculty of Science published a book entitled “Medicinal Plants Used in the Diabetes and Obesity Treatment and Methods of its Laboratory Work”. It was published by the international publisher SPRINGER, authors Dr. Bashar Saad, Dr. Hilal Zeid, Dr. Saba Shank and Mr. Suleiman Qadan.

One of the book authors, Dr. Saba Shank stressed on the importance of issuing it at a time where there’s many books on phytosanitary medicine, which don’t necessarily reflect the enrichment status in this field, this huge number of books is a kind of disorder inflation missing correct science methods, extracting active substances and side effects of plant drugs along with clinical and pharmaceutical research.

Saturday, October 14, 2017
University president Prof. Dr. Ali Zeidan Abu Zuhri reception of Dr. Jamal Nazal

Arab American University President Prof. Dr. Ali Zeidan Abu Zuhri welcomes Fateh spokesman in Europe and its Revolutionary Council member Dr. Jamal Nazal, who visited the university to check it, its academic programs and services it offers the community.

Along with the university president, VP for Training Affairs Dr. Nitham Diab and Head of PR Mr. Fathi Amour welcomed him.

University President Prof. Dr. Ali Zeidan Abu Zuhri welcomed the guest, presenting detailed explanation on the university, its faculties, facilities and academic programs. Pointing, the university stand for three main goals; academic development, scientific research and serving local community. Also mentioning its future plans.

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

In partnership with Palestinian Water Authority

Researchers from Arab American University in collaboration with Palestinian Water Authority, published a study entitled “Analyzing Water Service Providers Performance and Effectiveness in Palestine” in the American Journal of Environmental and Economic Resources Researches for the American Scientific Publishing Group.

The study, developed by researcher Abdullah Marar in postgraduate studies Dr. Ahmed Sadaqa, Dr. Khaled Rabaya, Dr. Sobhi Samhan, Dr. Abdulrahman Al-Tamimi, Dr. Waleed Sabah and Dr. Ihab Barghouti, compared between the performance of the water authority, common services councils and municipalities in efficiency, prices and savings. The study came in response to the Palestinian water law, which stipulates that water service providers should be grouped into four regional facilities the south, center, north, in addition to Gaza Strip.

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
University President Prof. Dr. Ali Zeidan Abu Zuhri hosts the Head of Human Resources at Consolidated Contractors Company Mr. Suhail Sabbagh

University President Prof. Dr. Ali Zeidan Abu Zuhri hosts Head of Human Resources at CCC Consolidated Contractors Company Mr. Suhail Sabbagh who visited the university to know it, its academic programs, and check Hassib Sabbagh Center for information technology Excellence, established with a donation from his late father Hassib Sabbagh in 2004 to serve the university students and local community by providing many courses and encourage entrepreneurial ideas.

Dr. Sabbagh was welcomed by Vice President for Training Dr. Nizam Diab, President Assistant for Administrative and Financial Affairs Mr. Faleh Abu Arra, University President Assistant for Academic Affairs Dr. Moath Sabha, and Director of Hassib Sabbagh Center Mr. Alaa Hattab.

During the visit, Mr. Sabbagh was escorted with Head of Directors Board of Hassib Sabbagh Center Eng. Muhanad Higawi, board members Eng. Mazin Karam, Mr. Joseph Hadad and Eng. Abla Abu Farha.

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
From the delegation of General Intelligence in Jenin visit to the university

University President Ali Zeidan Abu Zuhri hosts a delegation from the general intelligence, Jenin