It was the noble idea and humble gesture of the IT-HOD, Dr.Fatima Al-Shanfari to celebrate and recognize the achievements and contributions of staff towards the Department.
The special guest of honor for the IT-STAFF GATHERING 2023 was Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs Dr. Majdi Mohammed Said Bait Ali Sulaiman, he was very generous and friendly. He delivered a motivational message and encouraged all the staff members to work in team and as one family, moreover he appreciated all the staff members for getting adapted to the transitions that are taking place in the university from time to time. He also emphasized on how IT courses and Math courses are crucial for the students in the digital and scientific era.
Another important part of the gathering was the “Green office initiative launch” by IT-HOD, Dr. Fatima Al-Shanfari in lined with the agenda of college Dean Dr. Mohammed Rashid Al- Mammari, on incorporating new and effective techniques to achieve Environment Friendly (Eco- Friendly) and Green Office at the workplace. In this regard each staff member was handed over with a pot of “SNAKE PLANT” with an aim to promote green office environment with the slogan written on the pot “I will do my share to make this world a healthier, greener, and cleaner place to live for me and the future generations”.
The next highlight of the event was IT GREEN SPACE (A Foam wall) where all the IT-staff members and technicians posted their beautiful and heartfelt messages as the memories to cherish in future.
The certificate of recognition was handed over to the staff who has mentored the student projects and won prizes for the same in the academic year 2022-2023.
To make the event friendlier and happier few indoor games were conducted and prizes were awarded to the winners. The closing remarks were proposed by IT-HOD, Dr. Fatima Al-Shanfari were she appreciated each and every one for their wonderful contribution in delivering their duties throughout the academic year and bringing laurels to the department. She also expressed her heartfelt gratitude to the organizing team for making this staff gathering a grand success.
The event ended with the vote of thanks delivered by Mrs. Asra Anjum (Lecturer in Math), the host of the program where she thanked each and every one right from the college Dean, ADAA, HOD-IT, HOS’s, Program coordinators, staff, organizing team for the event and the Backbone of the entire program, Ms. Melisssa P. Juanillo who has tirelessly and endlessly worked hard day in and day out to make this event a remarkable one.