University of Baghdad honors its top students
University of Baghdad organized a celebration to honor its top students for the academic year 2013-2014. President of university, prof. Dr. Alaa Abdul Hussein, in a speech at the start of the ceremony, congratulated the top students,their families and professors for this achievement they attained despite our country’s circumstances. He stated that “Iraq looks for and asks you to exert more effort and perseverance to serve it and we have great hopes towards you as our future generation and invites you to continue to work to raise our country’s rank and our university will not forget you, so it is working on the establishment of special training and employment center that would contribute in employment opportunities in the public and private sectors. The graduates are messengers of science anywhere who reflect the shining civilized picture of the colleges that have studied in through their knowledge which is the reason of being proud of our educational institutions, as well as supporting them, especially in the workplace after graduation”. He added that “the university is going on in its strategic project to achieve advanced levels in world rankings and has entered Guinness encyclopedia through drawing the largest picture of peace in the world, indicating that the country needs this scientific expertise to promote development of its infrastructure through the support of governmental institutions and investment firms since the university student is considered as one of the scientific skills that must be benefit from in all fields and specializations”. For their part, the top students expressed their thanks and gratitude to the presidency of university and those concerned for this beautiful gesture, praising its role and continued support for students in all scientific areas such as in provision of scientific supplies and laboratories. They also thanked faculties for their scientific, administrative and service contributions and wishing them success. Assistant of university president for scientific affairs, professor Dr. Osama Fadhil Abdul Latif, dean of the college of al-Khwarizmi college of engineering, assistant professor Dr. Muhammad Abid Atiya al-Sarraj, a representative of the ministry of science and technology, Dr. Namir Najib, directors of university departments, assistants of deans of colleges, professors and students participated in ceremonies. The bodies that have contributed in honoring top students are ministries of science and technology, water resources, technical education board and Mansour bank, universities of Wasit, Qadisiyah, Dhi Qar, Kufa, al-Nahrain and Baghdad Governorate. It is noteworthy that the first top student in the university of Baghdad is (Rawasi Ali Saeed) from the college of education for women, the second one is Hiba Adel Majeed from the college of Islamic sciences while the third to student is (Basim Mahdi Mouzan) from the college of arts in evening classes.