“Dar Al Ouloum” and “Ashbal Al Quds” are the winners in “SEC”2018-02-28
Al Ain University at Al Ain and Abu Dhabi Campus, concluded the Fourth season of the “Scientific Excellence Competition”, which was organized by the Deanship of Student Affairs over three weeks, where the participants were the high school students from Al Ain and Abu Dhabi.
The Fourth season at Al Ain Campus witnessed a fierce competition among the qualifying schools, where, Dar Al Ouolom Private School occupied the first place, while the second place was for “Al Khalil Private School” and “Baraem Al Ain Private School” got the third place.
On the other hand, at the Abu Dhabi campus, the First place was for “Ashbal Al Quds Secondary Private School”, the second place was for “Al Dhebianeia Private School”, and the third place was for “Al Wardeya Private School”.
The prizes and certificates were handed during the closing ceremony of the competition, in addition to honoring the teachers who accompanied the students involved throughout the contest period.
In this context, AAU Chancellor, Dr. Noor Al Deen Atatreh said that the university has always supported the outstanding students and the dissemination of culture and creativity. He also said that the participation in such competitions refines the students’ personalities, and enhances their sense of responsibility.
For his part, Prof. Ghaleb El Refae, AAU President, said that Al Ain University was and still sponsors the talented ones and works in motivating them, since the mission of the university aims to encourage the spirit of competition and challenge and the determination of the students who represent the real addition to the sciences and knowledge.
On the other hand, Dr. Ibtehal Aburezeq, Dean of Student Affairs, was pleased to host the students from different schools. She added that organizing these kinds of competitions significantly contributes to the development of the students' personalities as well as their mental abilities and cultural thoughts, as well as encouraging them to seek scientific interest.
Dr. Hani Al Jarrah, Deputy Dean of Student Affairs, said that hosting of school students will enhance communication between them and AAU, which seeks to encourage students, enhance their culture and disseminate knowledge.
It is worth to mention that, the first place winners get a prize of 20 thousand Dirhams, while the winner of the second place gets the amount of 15 thousand Dirhams prize, finally, the third prize is 10 thousand Dirhams.