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King Khalid University Rector, His Excellency Prof. Falleh Al-Solamy, recently presided over the for the closing ceremony for student activities in the 2018-19 academic year. The university Vice Rectors, College Deans, Vice-Deans and students congregated in the theatre at the main campus in order to give the organizers of all student activities a proper send-off.
Rector Al-Solamy: 'Student activities help create a balanced education and promote social cohesion'.
His Excellency first toured the exhibition which showcased some of the student activities and achievements for the academic year. Also included in the exhibits was a calligraphy collection honoring outstanding creativity. In his opening remarks, the Rector expressed his overwhelming joy and satisfaction with the Deanship of Student Affairs in supervising and encouraging students to unlock their potential. He also commended students for their participation in extracurricular activities in research, sports, and fine arts. 'Student activities help create a balanced education and promote social cohesion', he said. His Excellency then thanked the Dean of Student Affairs, Dr. Abdullah Al-Aideed, for his continuous hard work in helping the students with every sort of issue and difficulty.
In turn, Dr. Abdullah Al-Aideed thanked His Excellency for his unwavering support throughout each semester. He noted that the Deanship of Student Affairs' mission is to provide a healthy and stimulating environment that allows the students to flourish. He congratulated the graduates on their accomplishments and wished them well in the future. The Dean then showed a short video summarizing the department's objectives, methods, and accomplishments.
His Excellency concluded the ceremonies by recognizing a number of student organizations and honoring exceptional participants.