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UOWD hosts visitors from the USA

Monday, 10 August, 2009

A group of retired government officials, UN officials and academics representing NGOs and education-related organisations from New York and Florida, USA, visited UOWD on a tour organised by Arabian Adventures. They were welcomed to the University by Professor Mohamed Khalifa, Vice-President, Academic, UOWD.

The group was interested in the makeup of the educational system in UAE, teaching methods, student/staff demographics, and curriculum issues, as they related to the multicultural student body at UOWD. The group enjoyed a lively discussion with UOWD academics on these topics, followed by a tour of the academic, Student Services and Library facilities.