Melissa Bos, UOWD faculty member, has been named a recipient of this years International Womens Day Excellence Award by Dhwani a U.A.E. based womens welfare organisation. Fifty women from across the UAE were chosen based on their contribution to and achievement in community service activities. The awards will be presented at a grand award night organised by Dhwani, the event sponsor, on 8th March to mark International Womens Day .
Mrs. Bos who has been a Dubai resident since 1997 is actively involved in the field of education in Dubai. She is the first American in the UAE to be chosen for this award.