Rector Focuses on Motivation as the Key to Academic Success


Source : King Khalid University - Media Center

King Khalid University Rector, His Excellency Prof. Falleh Al-Solamy, commended the success of the 1440 AH Hajj season. He congratulated the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz and His Royal Highness Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman Abdulaziz Al Saud on the success of Hajj. He also congratulated Governor of Asir, His Royal Highness Turki bin Talal bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud, and members of the university, asking Allah to return this occasion for many years to come and to grant our county peace and prosperity.

During his speech, Rector Al-Solamy stressed importance of motivation in education and how it affects the learning process of students, noting that all university units and departments are to work together to achieve quality outcomes and carry out tasks in a manner that achieves excellence and enables university students to benefit from its programs and services.

The ceremony included a poem by Prof. Dr. Abdul Hameed Al-Husami and a speech by the scholarship students. They thanked the university for arranging a Hajj camp initiative for 100 scholarship students and allowing them the opportunity to perform Hajj, expressing that the initiative made their dreams come true.

Vice Rector of Female Academic Affairs, Dr. Khlood Abu Melha, congratulated the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and His Royal Highness Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud on Eid Al Adha and the success of the Hajj season. She also congratulated the armed forces on the southern borders on the occasion and thanked them for protecting our country.

Source : King Khalid University-Media Center King Khalid University represented in the general administration of Information Technology, passed the first stage in the World Summit on the Information Society award competition (WSIS) 2020. GoGeek is a project which took part in the WSIS award competition. The University encourages its employees to vote for the initiatives and government projects nominated to win the WSIS awards. It’s worth noting that this competition is part of the activities accompanying the World Summit on the Information Society. These activities aim to minimize the electronic gap between the countries of the world. they also focus on multimedia based technology projects which creatively effects digitalizing the cultural, scientific and educational content.  GoGeek is a program developed by the Information Technology administration at King Khalid University. It aims to develop the digital capabilities of both males and females from different age groups and implementing them in the society. This program include many technical initiatives such as: IObootcamp, Elctronic Gaming Club, IT Internship Program and Women in Cybersecurity. His Excellency Dr. Mohammad bin Saleh Al-saqr the general supervisor of the general administration of Information Technology, valued and appreciated what was achieved through GoGeek. GoGeek represents the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in the 2020 WSIS awards in the Capacity Building section. He also expressed that what has been reached so far is considered an achievement. However that does not stop us from aspiring for the sake of the University, the Region and the Kingdom. Being nominated for the voting stage will qualify 5 initiatives out of 20 in the section of Capacity Building. As a result the University employees are requested to vote according to the guide and the attached video. To vote and view the details (click here)
Source : King Khalid University-Media Center Within the activities and celebrations of the International Arabic Language Day, the University represented by the General Administration of Information Technology participated in the initiative organized by Saudi Drupal to arabize the virtual scientific magazine Umami. Graduates of the University’s translation department also participated in this initiative.  The General Supervisor of the Information Technology Department Dr. Mohammad Al-saqer explained that this initiative is chance to encourage Arab translators to arabize the rest of Drupal’s content. The Translator Mr. Abdullah Omar represented the Information Technology Department in the Ceremony where the University was honored. This Ceremony was held on the twenty third of December. This ceremony was attended by the Vice Minister of the Ministry of Communication and Information Technology H.E. Eng. Haytham Al-Ohali where all the participants were honored.  This initiative aims to contribute with arabizing Umami a virtual scientific magazine. This magazine helps with understanding the functions Drupal 8 which is one of the best content management systems in the world. The University’s website and the websites of other universities such as Stanford are based on Drupal. As well as a number of global centers and government agencies like: NASA, the US Congress, and the US Department of State.
  Source: King Khalid University, Media Center The Deanship of Graduate Studies at King Khalid University announced the dates of the first phase of Graduate Studies programs admission. It will be available through the Portal (click here), and it will start from Sunday 3/5/1441 AH until 20/5/1441 AH., in more than 50 Master’s and Doctorial programs for estimate 1000 students in 9 colleges (Shariah and Fundamentals of Religion College, Education College, Humanities College, Science College, Business College, Language and Translation College, Engineering College, Computer Science College and Applied Medical Science College) in Abha.  The Dean of Graduate Studies at King Khalid University, Dr. Ahmad Yahya Faye, explained that the admission procedures will be completed in cooperation with the scientific colleges and departments according to an approved implementation and time plan. Faye Stressed the necessity of reviewing the announced admission requirements for all those wishing to enrol in these programs (click here). He also, noted that the second phase of admission, which will be announced in Sha’aban month, will be for free-paid graduate programs.  
  Source: King Khaled University - Media Center His excellency Rector of King Khaled University Prof. Faleh bin Reja-Allah Al-Solami issued  number of assigning decisions : Extending the assigning   of Dr. Abdurahman Saleh Alsaiari as A Dean of Pharmacy college . Assigning Dr. Mohammed Muteb Kardm Dean of Science and Art College in Sarat- Abidah . Extending the assigning  of  Dr. Ahmad Yahya Al-Faiee as  Dean of Post graduated Studies Deanship . Extending the assigning  of   Dr. Abdullah Mansoor Al-edaid as Dean of Students Affairs Deanship Extending the assigning of Pro. Salman Mohammed Al-Homaid Dean of Medical College . Assigning Dr. Thabet Saeed Al-Qahtani as  Dean of Education College  Assigning Prof . Yahay Abdullah AlShereif as Dean of  Humanities College Assigning Prof . Abdulaziz Ibrahim Al-Faqeeh as Dean of Science and Arts College in Tanomah  Assigning Dr. Khaled oudah Al-Ahmari as  Dean of  Applied Medical Sciences College  in Abha Extending thw assigning of Dr. Maha Mohammed Al-Shehri as Dean of Science and Arts College in  Al Majaridah Extendin the assigning of Prof. Sraa Abdullah  Abu-melha  as Dean of Science and Arts College in Khamis Mushait Extending the assigning of Dr. Seham Musa Al-Haider as Dean of Science and Arts College and Community College in Rijal-Alma Extending the assigning of Dr. Munerah Saeed Abu-Hamamh as Dean of Community College in Abha Assigning  Dr.Ayda Sanad Al-Qarni  as  Dean's Assistant  of Nursing College in Abha (female students ) Assigning Dr. Abdullah Hasan Al-Shehri as a Vice  Dean  of  Community Service and Continuing Education Deanship  in Tehama Assigning Dr. Abdurahman Khaseef Al-Qarni as Vice Dean  of  Community Service and Continuing Education, Community Partnership Deanship Extending the assigning of Dr.Saleh Mohammed Al-Qhahtani  Vice- Dean  of Medicine  College for Clinical Affairs Extending the assigning of Dr. Mohammed Husain Al-Faifi a Vice -Director of Creativity and Giftedness Center for  For Innovation Affairs Extending the assigning of Dr. Adel Saeed Al-Obaid as Vice-Dean of  Dentistry College  for Academic Affairs Assigning Dr. Majed Saeed Al-Dalhem as a Vice-Dean  of Education College for Development and Quality Unit Extending the assigning of Prof. Aoad Abdullah Al-Qarni  as Vice-Dean of Humanities College of Graduate Studies and  Scientific Research  Assigning Dr. Husain Mohammad Al-Obaid  as Vice -Dean of Business Administration College of  Graduate Studies and Scientific Research Assigning Dr. Hanan Ahmed Alsedei as Vice -Dean of Admission and Registration Deanship, (female students ) Extending the assigning of Dr. Fatimah Ali Alzahrani as Vice – Director of Creativity and Giftedness  and Entreprenership Center( female students ) Assigning Dr.Azizah Abdurahman Al-Shehri  as Vice -Dean of Home Economics College ,Development and Quality Unit Assigning Dr. Aishah Abdullah Al-Araiza as Vice -Dean of Graduate Studies Deanship ( female students ) Assigning Dr. Mohammed Salem Al-Shehri  as General Supervisor of  Scholarship Administration Assigning Dr. Abdullah Ayed Asiri as Supervisor of   Scientific Journals and  Scientific Societies Units Assigning Dr. Ahmed Mohammed Al-Amri  as Supervisor of cancer research unit Extending the assigning of Dr. Mohammed Abdullah Al-qahtani as General  Supervisor of  Teaching Arabic language for Non-Arabic Speakers Assigning Dr. Ibrahim Mohammed Sultan as General Supervisor's Assistant  of Scholarship Administration Assigning Dr. Messfer Ahmed Al-Atef as Vice-Supervisor of  Intellectual Awareness Unit in The University (male students ) Extending the assigning  of Dr. sulaiman Hassan Alfalaqi as General Supervisor's Assistant of   of The University in Tehama Extending  the assigning of Dr. khadeja Abood Asiri as Supervisor's  Assistant of The Counseling and Advising Unit in Students Affairs Deanship (female students ) Extending the assigning of Dr. Ebtisam Dhafer Al-Qhahtani as Vice-general supervisor  of GENERAL DEPARTMENT OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ( female students )   Assigning Dr. Daola Mohammed Asiri Vice-Supervisor of Intellectual Awareness Unit in The University ( female students ) Assigning Dr. Kamela Ali Al-Meqbel  as Counselor in Special Needs Unit in Students Affairs Deanship (female students ) Extending the assigning of Dr. Saeed Mohammed Al-Meed as Director of Assessment Center in The University Extending the assigning of Dr Hamed Ali Al-Qhahtani as Director of Advanced Material Research Center  . The assigning decisions also included : Extending the assigning of Dr. Mohammed Abdurahman AlFarisi as Head of Prosthetic Dental Science Extending the assigning of Dr.  Youssef Abdullah Al-qarni  as Head of perative Dentistry  Extending the assigning of Dr. Salem Mahdi Al-Muamer as Head  of Children's teeth and orthoses Department Extending the assigning of Dr. Saeed Mushabab Al-Qhahtani as Head of History Department in Humanities College Assigning Dr. Turki Saud Al-Theabi as Head of Islamic Department in Science and Arts College in Sarat-Abida Extending the assigning of Dr. Hassan Muhammad Al-Muosa as Head of  Family and Community Medicine Department Assigning Dr. Saleh Saeed Al-Arfaj as Head of chemical Department in Science College Assigning Dr. Ahmed Abdullah Al-Tehani as Head of Arabic Language and  Literature Department in Humanities College Extending the assigning of Dr. Merei Saeed Al-Qarni as Head of Mathematics Department Extending the assigning of Dr. Ahmed Ali Al-Gophari as Head of Education in Education College Extending the assigning of Dr. Fahad Abdullah Asiri as Head of Special Needs Department Assigning Dr. Afaf Ahmad Al-Dahesh as Supervisor of   Pharmacology Department in Pharmacy College Assigning Dr. Noura Hessain Ba-Nafei as Supervisor of English Language Department in Science and Arts College in Muhayil ( female students ) Therefor His Excellency Rector of King Khaled University  congratulated   the assigned and appointed members wishing  them the best luck  and the University is looking forward for the continues development and improvement of educational processes and the curricula
  Source: King Khaled University - Media Center King Khaled University represented by Geography Department , and Prince Sultan bin Abdul Alziz Center for Research , Environmental Studies and Tourism  ,and Architectural Historic Research and Studies  Unit in Asir Region  has participated in The " International Mountain Day "  event   In the presence of mayor  of Khamis Mushait Khalid bin Mushait and The Vice-Rector  of King Khalid University of Postgraduate Studies and Scientific Research  Prof.  Saad bin AbdulRahman Al-Amri . 11 of  December where we celebrate "  International Mountain Day  "  ;   The Head of Architectural Historic Research and Studies  Unit in Asir region given a welcoming  speech  to  the guests  , the speech followed by another speech from  The Mayor of Khamis Mushait , He welcomed   the guests for attending such events for   more  knowlegde  about Asir Region Mountains and Topography     President of  Saudi Geographical Society Dr. Ali Al-Dousri  was speaking about the  uniqueness of this celebration as it is one of its kind in the Kingdom . then,  He thanked His Highness  Prince  of Asir  Region for his approval for  this celebration ,  After that  the guests toured  Archaeological site of Jerash, Hammouma Mountain , and Ibn Hamsan Heritage Village .  In conclusion  , by The  Mayor of khamis mushait ;  posters' participants from King Khalid University were honored : Director of the Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz Center of Research, Environmental Studies, and Tourism . Assistant Director of Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz Center for Environmental, Tourism and Research Studies Dr. Ali Marzouk. Environmental Consultant Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz Center  Dr. Sami Abdullah and Dr. Adel Motamed  . Dr. Salma Al-Ghurabi, Dr. Maysoon Al-Zghoul, and Dr. Muna Al-Asal  from Geography department  Assistant   Dean of  College of Community in khamis muushait  dr. amal mushait