UOWD staff and their families celebrated the end of the year at a party hosted by the Senior Executive at the Royal Meridien Hotel, Dubai Marina on Saturday, 19th December. Almost 200 staff and their families gathered to enjoy an evening of good fun, games, a delicious buffet dinner and the inevitable visit from the man in red.
Speaking on the occasion, Professor Rob Whelan, President of UOWD, highlighted the Universitys considerable achievements in 2009 and paid tribute to all staff and for their individual and collective contributions. He also acknowledged and thanked the spouses and children, UOWDs extended family, for their support and wished them well for the New Year.
Pictures from the event follow.