SQU, Kennesaw varsity communities share cultures and values

Tuesday 07th, April 2015 / 22:59 MUSCAT: As part of the cultural exchange programmes of Sultan…

Georgia (Apr 13, 2015)Tuesday 07th, April 2015 / 22:59

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MUSCAT: As part of the cultural exchange programmes of Sultan Qaboos University with international universities, the faculty learning community from Kennesaw State University in the US is visiting SQU.

 

As part of the visit programme, the US university team including faculty members and students will spend two weeks in Oman visiting different places of historical and cultural significance and tourist attractions.

At SQU, the Kennesaw State University delegation was received by Dr Ali bin Saud al Bimani, the Vice-Chancellor, and Her Highness Sayyida Dr Mona bint Fahd al Said, Assistant Vice-Chancellor for International Cooperation, and other officials from the International Cooperation Office.

 

The visiting students and faculty members reviewed their experience in Oman focusing on its natural beauty, warm hospitality and friendliness of the people, and geological wonders.

 

Kennesaw University delegation consists of by Danier J Paracka, Professor of Education and Director, Academic Initiatives; Douglas R Moodie, Professor of Management and Assistant International Officer; Sandra Bird, Professor of Art Education; and other faculty members and students. …



A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its approximately 38,000 students. With 13 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the third-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status, and one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu.

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