Workers Day, which is celebrated on 1 May of every year, is a fitting recognition given to all groups of workers who have contributed to the development of the country, as well as an expression of appreciation to all employers who have contributed towards the creation of a progressive, dynamic, and prosperous society.
UUM ONLINE: Recognising the need to provide educational opportunities for students who fail to gain admission into public universities, Uniutama Education and Consultancy Sdn. Bhd. (UECSB) signed two Memoranda of Agreement (MoA) with Regent College and ASTIN College, recently.
UUM ONLINE: Alor Setar – Deeply concerned by the grave plight of the persecuted Rohingya community in Myanmar, UUM, in collaboration with the Kedah State Government and the Utusan Group, organised the UUM-Utusan International Rohingya Mission and initiated a fundraising drive at Tesco, Mergong branch, recently.
UUM ONLINE: UUM Centres of Excellence (CoE) should set a clear focus in their niche areas in order to be relevant to industry, society, and the nation in accordance with the needs of the moment.
UUM ONLINE: Syria and Iraq are Burning: The Untold Story recounted a very terrifying and heartbreaking tale of conflict in the modern world of today, which has caused the loss of thousands of lives and forcefully displaced hundreds of thousands more into the tenuous existence of refugees, fraught with destitution and misery.
UUM ONLINE: In efforts to introduce the GRANTT brand to the Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) collegiate family, UMW Grantt International Sdn. Bhd. (UMW Grantt) and UUM, through its School of International Studies (SoIS), reached an accord and signed two Memoranda of Agreement (MoA) at EDC Hotels & Resorts, recently.
UUM ONLINE: Penang - The Vice-Chancellor of UUM, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak, has been reappointed as Member of the Asia-Pacific University-Community Engagement Network (APUCEN) Council for a period of three years, that is, from 2017 to 2020.
UUM ONLINE: The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak, urged the recently promoted members of the academic staff to be prepared to assume the greater responsibilities entrusted to them by the university.
UUM ONLINE: In order to produce holistically developed graduates, universities need to train students not only to excel academically, but also to actively immerse themselves in the co-curricular programmes offered there.
UUM ONLINE: To invigorate the tourism industry, specifically in the state of Kedah, the School of Tourism, Hospitality and Environmental Management (STHEM), UUM, hosted an Inaugural Lecture series on the theme “Heritage Tourism and Archaeology in Kedah (Potential and Challenges),” at the foyer of the Sultanah Bahiyah Library, recently.
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UUM ONLINE: A total of 48 participants from six countries, including Malaysia, participated in the 2017 International Conference on the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (ICSoTL2017) organised by the School of Education and Modern Languages (SEML), Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), at EDC Hotels & Resorts recently.
UUM ONLINE: The Institute of Asian Studies at the School of International Studies (SoIS Institute of Asian Studies, SIAS) is patently capable of graduating into a full-fledged research centre delving in international issues, particularly those involving countries in the Asian region.
UUM ONLINE: Putrajaya - The Political, Security and International Studies Cluster, National Council of Professors (NCP), in collaboration with the Research Division of the Prime Minister’s Department, organised a Roundtable Discussion (RTD), Series 1/2017, entitled "The Trump Administration: Issues and Challenges To Malaysia," at the NCP Executive Meeting Room, recently.
UUM ONLINE: Dato' Muzammil Mohamad, the Qatar Airways Country Manager for Malaysia & Brunei, who is also an alumnus of Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), shared his success story and leadership experiences during the “Breakfast with the CEO” session at the Academia Lounge, UUM.
UUM ONLINE: The Vice-Chancellor of UUM, Prof Dato' Seri Dr Mohamed Mustafa Ishak, chaired a meeting between the Malaysian Examinations Council (MEC) and State Education Directors at EDC Hotels and Resorts, recently.
UUM ONLINE: A total of 10 postgraduate students of Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) competed in the final of the UUM 3-Minute-Thesis 2017 (UUM 3MT 2017) competition, which was held at the Manager's Coffee Restaurant recently.
UUM ONLINE: The most recent product of UUM, the Manager's Coffee, offers not only authentic coffee and popular Malaysian dishes at reasonable prices, but also a cosy and refreshing atmosphere for the patrons.
UUM ONLINE: Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) signed a Letter of Intent (LoI) with Universitas Islam Negeri Sumatera Utara (UINSU), Indonesia, on the occasion of a three-day visit to UUM by UINSU delegates, which commenced on 11 April 2017.
UUM ONLINE: Kuala Lumpur – To ensure that its Master of Business Administration (MBA) programme becomes more competitive and remains relevant to the needs of the market, the Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business (OYASGB), Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) with the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), a professional accreditation institution for management based in the United Kingdom (UK).