Orientation Program Celebrated at Glocal University to Welcome the International Students
The Orientation Program 2021 was celebrated at The Glocal University on Wednesday February 17, 2021. The ceremony took place in the presence of the Chief Guest , Dr. Abubakar Bukar Kagu The Executive Secretary of theYobe State Scholarships Board and the Secretary of the State Committee of Emergency on education, Guest of Honour,Dr. Sheriff Muhammad Ibrahim , Managing Director of Yobe Microfinance Bank and a Senior Lecturer in Yobe State University , Dr. Mohammed Musa Lawan Lecturer in the Department of Chemistry Yobe State University ,Mohammed Lawan , Director Finance and Supplie, Yobe State Scholarships Board Damaturu, Yobe State , Aliyu Isah-Chikaji ,A teaching staff of Yobe State University, Damaturu,and the Director Director, Centre for Research and Capacity Development in Humanitarian Studies. Mohammed Usman Janga, Deputy Director Planning Research and Statistics at Yobe State Scholarships Board, Damaturu, Nigeria, Pro-Chancellor Md.Wajid, Vice Chancellor -Dr. Satish Sharma , Pro-Vice Chancellor , Dr. N.K Gupta , Registrar ? Mr. Nizamuddin ji , Dean Student Welfare and HoS of various departments, faculty, staff members and students.
The programme started with the Welcome Address by Dr. Rayees, Director, International Relations, opening Remarks by Vice Chancellor -Dr. Satish Sharma followed by an Introductory Presentation by Dr. N.K Gupta.
To welcome the new students, the senior international and national students of Glocal University presented the Glocal Anthem and a welcome dance. The senior students from 16 countries got together to welcome their juniors with their traditional dances and songs. The cultural performances by senior students were highly appreciated to the extent that the guest themselves came to the stage to dance with the students. At the end of the program Prof. Priyadarshini Jain, Dean of Students Welfare gave a vote of thanks for the successful event.