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Saturday, May 20, 2017
University President welcomes the Turkish Businessmen Delegation

Arab American University President Prof. Dr. Ali Zeidan Abu Zuhri welcomed a delegation of Turkish Businessmen, who visited the university to meet it as successful Palestinian investment model.

In presence of, Chairman of Turkish-Palestinian Business Council Jamal Aldeen Karim, Secretary General of the General Federation of Palestinian Businessmen Majed Maali, and member of Directors Board of the General Union of Palestinian Businessmen Ragheb Aref.

Arab American University Prof. Dr. Abu Zuhri welcomed the visiting delegation and gave them detailed information on the university and its origin, academic bachelors and masters degrees, and the university implemented projects. Adding, the university has extensive relations with a number of American, European and Turkish universities.

Monday, May 15, 2017
Researcher Haitham Abdul Karim Qshtam

Researcher Haitham Abdul Karim Qshtam, Computer Science student at Arab American University Graduate Studies Faculty, made scientific achievement. He managed to improve the IoT networks performance, which international research centers failed to achieve in his Master degree thesis titled “Improve the performance of Internet of things that deal with secure connection”.

The researcher found a way to improve IoT networks performance, which is built on traditional internet protocol. This protocol isn’t convenient for those networks, an international dilemma many research centers tries to solve. The researcher put a plan to enhance their performance with a new creative way no center ever used, and it was tested with computer simulation.

Sunday, May 14, 2017
Part of the film about “What is Tomorrow?” festival experience

 Arab American University hosted the screening of a movie about the experience of “What is Tomorrow?” festival, for university students.

Students discussed the opinions and ideas on Shashat’s Festival that was held recently in a number of Palestinian Governorates.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Meeting on scholarships for the graduate studies students

Arab American University Faculty of Graduate Studies organized an introductory meeting on scholarships offered by the Palestinian Water Authority, which is offered annually to postgraduate students in Palestinian universities.

In the presence of Head of Humanitarians at the Graduate Studies Faculty Dr. Mohammad Abu Sharbeh, faculty members Dr. Waleed Sabbah and Eyad Yacoub and a number of lecturers at the graduate schools

The lecture launched by Head of Human Sciences Department at the Faculty of Graduate Studies, Dr. Abu Sharbeh, who stressed on the importance of such meetings, calling students to benefit from these scholarships.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017
University President meeting Granada College Director

Arab American University hosted a delegation from Granada College in the 1948 Palestinian lands, who visited the university to discuss joint cooperation in academic, research and educational aspects between them.

The delegation included Granada College Director Dr. Taha Amara, Directors Assistant Mr. Mashhur Mustafa, the college Legal Advisor lawyer Ahmad Amara, associated with Vice-President of retired military personnel Anwar Khalaf, and representative of communication committee with the 1948 Palestine Mr. Anan Deek.

University President Prof. Dr. Ali Zeidan Abu Zuhri, Directors Board Academic Advisor and AAUJ founder president Dr. Waleed Deeb and University President Administrative and Financial Assistant Mr. Faleh Abu Arra, all welcomed them.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Part of the educational tools exhibition

Biology and Biotechnology Department at AAUJ Faculty of Science opened an educational tools exhibition, it included games, educational tools and mummified animals done by the department students in participation with Najda Association and Freedom Theater.

The exhibition launched with VP for Training Affairs Dr. Nizam Diab speech, in which he stressed on the importance of organizing scientific exhibitions in partnership with local institutions. He said this exhibition is an opportunity to see biology and biotechnology students’ work, it’s also active partnership through cooperating with institutions to display games, tools and teaching tools for children and school students.

Monday, May 8, 2017
From the 4th International Digital-Heritage Conference

Faculty of Engineering and IT at the Arab American University Ramallah Campus concluded the 4th international conference on digital heritage entitled “Smart Heritage”, in collaboration with Ministry of Tourism and Antiques, French Consulate Jerusalem and with participation of Arab and International academics, experts and researchers from Tunisia, France, Belgium, Brazil, Norway and Greece.

The participants recommended to take care of social tourism programs that focuses on community life, entertainment education by enriching courses with heritage content and entertainment to deliver them smoothly, organize guided tours to heritage sites and sites, promote heritage sites, developing courses and improve university electives covering heritage issues. 

Monday, May 8, 2017
Mr. Sudqi Mousa participation in the conference

Arab American University participated in the conference entitled “Terrorism Phenomenon in Media Discourse: References, Plays and Empty Spaces”, which was organized lately by Journalism and News Gathering Institutions at Manouba University, Tunisia.

University representatives in the conference from Faculty of Arts Arabic Language and Media Department Said Abu Mala and Sudqi Mousa, participated with research paper entitled “Arab Comedy Addressing the Terrorism Phenomenon: Semiotic Study”. The study aimed to detect how Arab comedy tackled the phenomenon in Arab societies, ways of dealing with it and how was terrorist personality presented.

Sunday, May 7, 2017
A lecture in the Arab American University, Ramallah Campus, to finalize the establishment of a research center for water and climate change

Arab American University Ramallah campus hosted a seminar for public sector and civil society organizations to discuss establishing a research center for water and climate change.

Experts in water and climate change, Water Authority representatives, Department of Meteorology, Ministry of Agriculture, Ministry of Planning, Ministry of Local Government, Water and Waste Water department in Nablus’s Municipality, representatives of academic institutions and representatives of GIZ International Water Program, all attended the lecture.

Sunday, May 7, 2017
Director of the university library Mr. Hasan Al-Said in Abu Dhabi International book fair

Director of the Arab American University Library Mr. Hasan Al-Said participated in the Abu Dhabi’s international book fair in the United Arab Emirates.

During the fair, Director of Book Authority in Abu Dhabi International book fair Abdullah Majid AL-Ali was honored with the university shield. Along with buying a number of academic and cultural books to help the students in their academic and research process in their bachelor and master degrees.

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