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King Abdulaziz University and AbbVie join forces to inspire over 100 students to join Saudi Arabia’s pharmaceutical sector
Culture & Education | Monday 20 January, 2020 1:22 pm
In partnership with AbbVie, a research-based global biopharmaceutical company, King Abdulaziz University has hosted an educational workshop to encourage more of its students into pharmaceutical careers after graduation.  The workshop offered unique insight into the scientific role of the...
22 artists from Saudi Arabia, Arab countries and Europe respond to the urgent call of 21,39 Jeddah Arts
Culture & Education | Monday 20 January, 2020 4:40 am
The Saudi Art Council gears up to launch its 7th edition of 21,39 Jeddah Arts, entitled “I LOVE YOU, URGENTLY”, a call to action in response to the environmental emergency, to be opened to the public on January 28th at their headquarters in Gold Moor Mall,...
 Dubai Culture concludes successful first edition of Hatta Cultural Nights
Culture & Education | Monday 20 January, 2020 3:50 am
The first edition of Dubai Culture & Arts Authority’s (Dubai Culture) Hatta Cultural Nights was a huge success, attracting over 37,000 visitors and recording a 50 per cent increase in the average number of visitors in normal days over the first week. The event, coming in line with the...
Desert X AlUla announces participating artists
Culture & Education | Sunday 19 January, 2020 1:17 pm
Desert X AlUla announced Saturday participating artists for its site-responsive exhibition, the first of its kind in Saudi Arabia, opening Jan. 31. The exhibition will run till March 7. Organized collaboratively by Desert X and the Royal Commission of AlUla (RCU), the exhibition takes place in...
Mohammed bin Rashid School of Government Launches ‘Professional Diploma’ Programme
Culture & Education | Tuesday 14 January, 2020 3:11 am
The Mohammed bin Rashid School of Government (MBRSG) – the first research and teaching institution focusing on governance and public policy in the Arab world – launched the ‘Professional Diploma’ programme, which targets high-ranking officials in the public and private...
Dubai Culture announces 7 winners of the Creative Nation social media competition
Culture & Education | Monday 13 January, 2020 1:45 pm
Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) announced the winners of the Creative Nation competition that was held through its social media platforms. Creative Nation was a visual campaign comprising a YouTube video summarizing the vibrant, multicultural creative scene within the UAE. It...
Umm Al-Qura University Selects Blackboard to Replace D2L
Culture & Education | Sunday 12 January, 2020 2:13 pm
Blackboard, a leading education technology company for teaching, learning and student engagement, announced today that Umm Al-Qura University (UQU) has selected Blackboard’s leading learning management system, Blackboard Learn, to replace its legacy system. Umm Al-Qura University is one of...
Gallery of Antique Doors exhibition at Hatta Cultural Nights
Culture & Education | Sunday 12 January, 2020 2:57 am
Using inscriptions from ancient Islamic civilisation, Muna Al Khaja’s artwork, painted upon a door acts as a metaphor for a celebration of the past. On the door, Al Khaja has painted symbols of Islamic architecture such as mashrabiya, the wooden latticework often used for privacy and...
AURAK and Coastal Carolina University Ink Cooperation Agreement
Culture & Education | Sunday 12 January, 2020 1:53 am
The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) and Coastal Carolina University in the United States have signed an agreement to stimulate cooperation and strengthen research, teaching and outreach to promote development, broaden international experiences and promote cross-cultural knowledge and...
Sharjah Museums Authority and Friends of Cancer Patients raise awareness about museums and health 
Culture & Education | Saturday 11 January, 2020 4:51 am
To address its commitment to social responsibility, Sharjah Museums Authority (SMA) has joined forces with Friends of Cancer Patients (FoCP) in Sharjah to raise the public's awareness in the spheres of health and museums.    With social responsibility being at the heart of both...