UUM ONLINE: Kuala Lumpur: 'MyOPPIDeX: Malaysia Oil Palm Plantation Investment Decision Support System', a product by a UUM research team, won the gold medal at the 28th International Invention, Innovation & Technology Exhibition (ITEX'17), which was held at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC), recently.
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: 18 May 2017 - UUM was given the honour of hosting the 54th Committee Meeting (No. 2/2017) of the Deputy Vice-Chancellors and Rectors (Academic and International Affairs) of public universities at the Senate Meeting Room today.
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: Putrajaya, 18 May 2017 – A video portraying a single father instilling, in his young son, the habit of saving money for the benefit of his future, was hailed as the second place winner in the Multimedia Video Competition (Mulvec) 2017. The video was the creative expression of a small group of students from Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM).
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: 11 May - With its apt theme, ‘Harnessing Technology for Humanity’, the 2017 Innovative Research, Invention and Application (I-RIA) exhibition gave recognition to the innovative inventions of 195 participants at its two-day event, which ended at the Mu'adzam Shah Hall yesterday.
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: 9 May - The two aviation incidents of tragic magnitude that befell Malaysia Airlines (MAS) within a span of four months in 2014, took a heavy toll, indeed, on the airline.
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: 8 May 2017 - The 2017 Innovative Research, Invention and Application (I-RIA) exhibition witnessed record participation in the history of its organisation when it successfully drew 195 participants from Universities and Polytechnics, as well as primary and secondary schools, from throughout Malaysia.
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UUM ONLINE: 8 May 2017 - Even though the Malaysian halal industry has gained worldwide recognition with its halal certification acknowledged as being among the best in the international arena, the industry is not without its challenges when it comes to developing it.
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: Kuala Lumpur, May 6, 2017 – In a bid to acquire additional funds and channel financial assistance to the less fortunate, D'Tandoor International Group of Companies (DTIGC) joined hands with the School of Business Management (SBM), Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), to host a charity dinner, Night of a Thousand Dreams, or Malam Seribu Harapan (MASEH) 2017, at the Bank Rakyat Convention Centre (BRCC) last night.
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 75 recently inducted members of the UUM Chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS) were encouraged to be actively engaged in undertakings that would be beneficial to the community and the country.
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: Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) celebrated triple success, for the second consecutive year, when three books published by UUM Press were selected as winners of national book awards, under three different categories, at the 2017 National Book Awards Ceremony held at the Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC) on 2 May 2017.
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.