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CUD professor wins Global Excellence in Community Impact Award

CUD professor wins Global Excellence in Community Impact Award

Industry accolade recognizes social and philanthropic work

26 July 2022, Dubai, UAE:Dr. Rommel Sergio, Professor of Management at Canadian University Dubai, has been recognized for his outstanding contribution to social causes with the Global Excellence in Community Impact Award conferred by HR Success Talk.

A distinguished academic, accomplished HR professional, and author of a best-selling book, Dr. Sergio is also renowned in the region and internationally for his dedication to community leadership.

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Renaissance study reveals reading habits of over 20,000 UAE school pupils

Renaissance study reveals reading habits of over 20,000 UAE school pupils

Major study from Renaissance Learning reveals the most popular authors of students in the UAE

Dubai, UAE, 25July2022:The annual ‘What Kids Are Reading Report’ from learning and assessment provider Renaissance Learning reveals reading trends among students in the UAE.

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RIT Dubai and ONE MOTO to launch the UAEs first Smart Mobility and Innovation Centre

RIT Dubai and ONE MOTO to launch the UAEs first Smart Mobility and Innovation Centre

Partnership aims to revolutionize last-mile transportation

21 July 2022, Dubai, UAE:Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) Dubai has joined forces with sustainable vehicle company, ONE MOTO, to develop a range of three innovative electric motorcyclesthat will transform last-mile transportation.The project will be conducted in the first-of-its-kind Smart Mobility and Innovation Centre, which will act as an iconic pillar of innovation within the region.

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UAE claim VALORANT victory in the first Amazon UNIVERSITY Esports Masters MENA Series Grand Final

UAE claim VALORANT victory in the first Amazon UNIVERSITY Esports Masters MENA Series Grand Final

  • ■        40 students representing more than 30 universities from UAE, KSA, Egypt and Morocco have experienced the first Amazon UNIVERSITY Esports international tournament, and competed for a share of $10,000 prize pool in Abu Dhabi (UAE)
  • ■        In VALORANT, UAE’s team ‘Zoomers’ got victory over Moroccan’s ‘Team 2G’, becoming the first university esports champions in the history of the MENA region
  • ■        168 universities, 1,700 teams and more than 8,600 players from these countries have participated since November 2021, to reach the first finale edition of the Amazon UNIVERSITY Esports Masters MENA Series
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Dubai Parks and Resorts™ Launches Ultimate ‘Edutainment’ Summer Camp

Dubai Parks and Resorts™ Launches Ultimate ‘Edutainment’ Summer Camp

  • New Summer Camp combines educational programmes with entertainment experiences including lifeguard workshops, theatre and dance studios, movie making, robot programming and even the science behind roller coasters
  • Includes bespoke experiences and access to LEGOLAND® Dubai ResortMOTIONGATE™ Dubai and BOLLYWOOD PARKS™ Dubai
  • Developed in partnership with Gulf Star, the Summer Camp content and learning experience is aligned to the UAE national framework aimed at consolidating the concept of life-long learning to achieve the goals of Centennial Plan 2071
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