Dear Students, please note the upcoming Student Hub events are as follows:
• DIAC’s Winter Week of Welcome 2013 ( February 6-7, 2013)
• DIAC Career Fair 2013 ( Feb 17-18, 2013)
• DIAC Cup - Sports tournament 2013 (March 3-14, 2013)
The Student Hub events department is responsible for various student activities and programs on campus ranging from cultural, social, academic and sporting events. These activities are aimed at enhancing the overall student experience on campus and creating a vibrant student community.
As an integral part of the initiative to facilitate cultural and social development through youth, Student Hub works with university students to bring talent, culture and heritage to the forefront of university life in the UAE.
It is primarily involved in organising social and cultural events, talent promotion, sports events and other activities with the support of our academic institutions.
DIAC’s Winter Week of Welcome 2013 ( February 6-7, 2013)
The Week of Welcome (WOW) an annual signature event is one of the most eagerly awaited events of the year. This year it will be held during February 6-7, 2013 .WOW is an annual orientation event held for new and existing students that comprises a formal orientation of services and facilities on campus along with exciting activities such as desert safaris, movie nights and gala dinners.
Our main objective for WOW are:
- To act as an ice-breaker for new students
- To create a student community feel
- To allow students from different universities meet each other and mingle
- To provide extra-curricular activities in order to complement the academic function of universities on campus.
The event is a 2-day orientation for new students from all DIAC and DKV universities, to enable them to assimilate and engage with current students and faculty on campus with a range of activities.
This year, some of the key attractions are expected to include:
Art, music and performance
Break dancing – Karaoke- Instruments tutorials- Bands performance- Dance de salon - Caricature- Classic painting - Graffiti- DJ tutorials - Bracelets- Pottery- Clay- Short plays- Mobile covers art.
Basket Ball Court- Volley ball Net- Ping Pong- Soccer Shots
Guitar hero - DJ Hero - PS3 Games - Remote control planes - I-Pad games- Dancing steps game- Treasure hunt using tablets -Remote control Helicopters
Dress the mannequin- Do you know your friend taste? - Create an outfit - Do you like modeling? - Fashion competition: Make up, Clothes Buying Designing & Modeling
Food & Beverage
Sampling activities - Man vs. food - Live cooking stations with Chefs and tutorials - Bake sales
DIAC Career Fair 2013 ( Feb 17-18, 2013)
DIAC Careers 2013 is the ideal launchpad towards the future careers of the UAEs most recent graduate students. The event offers a valuable opportunity for you to meet and engage with a pool of more than 4,500 highly talented graduating students, straight from Dubai’s top universities.
Our fifth annual fair, DIAC Careers 2013 will be held from 17 to 18 February at Dubai Knowledge Village Conference Centre, Block 1.
DIAC was launched in April 2007 on a campus spanning over 18 million sq ft, creating a self-contained and vibrant environment catering exclusively to the needs of the academic community. From 10 universities in 2007 and a mere 2,500 students, the zone now hosts 21 of the UAE’s 37 International Branch Campuses offering over 400 programmes to a large student body comprising nearly 140 nationalities.
The growth of DIAC continues with many of the academic partners having moved to purpose-built campuses within the zone; many of these are now looking to offer an even wider range of programmes catering directly for the workforce planning needs of the UAE.
DIAC graduates hail from diverse cultural backgrounds; 20% are from the UAE, 20% from across the GCC and Arab regions, 45% from South Asia, and a further 15% from across the rest of the world.
Our students are graduates in undergraduate and graduate programs across a range of academic disciplines including: Accounting; Business Management & Finance; Audio & Film Production (including animation and game development); Engineering and allied disciplines; Fashion; Hospitality; Travel & Tourism; Human Resource Management; Information Technology; Interior Design; Law; Marketing; Media & Mass Communication; Biotechnology; Global Social Science; Logistics; Healthcare; Telecommunications; and more.
With such a large and culturally diverse talent pool boasting expertise across a range of marketable disciplines, DIAC Careers 2013 offers a compelling platform for all your recruitment needs.
An interactive website will be available by 1st February, 2013, enabling you to search student CVs, post employment opportunities online and schedule interviews for the duration of the event. You will also be able to showcase your company to the highly relevant registered student audience and attend presentations given by students– a new career fair initiative being launched for the first time in the UAE.
The venue will be organised in themed zones, allowing you to make the best use of your time by only interacting with those students most relevant to your market sector.
Find out how you can make DIAC Careers 2013 work for you. For registration and information on how to participate please email: DIAC Student Hub
or contact T:04-390 0337.
DIAC Cup Sports Tournament - (March 3-14, 2013)
Sporting events for DIAC Cup 2013:
1. Basket Ball
2. Volley Ball
3. Table Tennis
4. Athletics ( 100M, 200M 400M, 4X100 M RELAY, LONG JUMP, SHOT PUTT, HIGH JUMP, 1500M)
10. Swimming ( 50M FREE STYLE, 4X 50M FREE STYLE RELAY, 100M FREE STYLE)
DIAC Cup – Awards evening (March 20,2013)
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