Under the patronage and presence of Prof. Hamid Al Naimi, Chancellor of the University of Sharjah, the university celebrated the UAE 44th national day which was organized by the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Public Relations at the front area of the University's main building.
The celebration was launched with the national anthem. The Chancellor and the attendants toured the UAE heritage exhibition where colleges and departments displayed UAE-heritage specific items in an innovative manner. The celebration included participations from different community organizations. A university student delivered a poem expressing the love of the country. Primary school pupils took part in the celebration and performed a military show and a drama commemorating the Martyr's Day which was organized by the Sharjah Islamic Center for Economy and Finance Studies. The show was notably applauded by the audience.
The event was attended by Prof. Mammar Batayeb, Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Studies, Majed Al Jarwan, Vice Chancellor for Public Relations, Mourad Haj Hamida, Vice Chancellor for Financial and Administrative Affairs, Prof. Hamoud Darabsah, Dean of Student Affairs, Dr. Hussein Al Mehdi, Dean of Academic Support Services, college deans, centers' directors, faculty and staff members and all members of the University.