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05 Mar 2018
Jordan University of Science and Technology participates in launching of the initiative "Irbid Ajmal"

Jordan University of Science and Technology participates in launching of the initiative "Irbid Ajmal"

Jordan University of Science and Technology, represented by the Faculty of Science and Arts, participated in the celebration for launching the initiative of "Irbid Ajmal" that was launched by the local council of Irbid province and under the patronage of His Excellency the Minister of Agriculture Eng. Khalid Honaifat. This initiative aims at beautifying the entrances of Irbid through planting trees.

 

The Dean of the Faculty of Science and Arts, Dr. Qutaiba Khatatbeh, Head of the Department of Humanities  Dr. Adnan Obeidat, Director of Community Service and Development Department Mr. Radwan Al-Na'asan and a number of faculty members participated in this event. At least 100 students planted trees in Petra Street.

 

Dr. Khatatbeh said that the university believes in the importance of continuous communication with the local community in all its categories. The university's participation in such events emphasizes its commitment to an integrated role with the local community and implementation of the royal visions stated in the 7th Discussion Paper by His Majesty King Abdullah II.

 

Dr. Khatatbeh briefed the Minister of Agriculture on some of the executive plans for the Royal visions that were included in the university strategy. He expressed his support and the ministry's cooperation in this field in addition to securing a tree for each graduate and the absolute support for the university activities.


Dr. Khatatbeh added that the participation in launching   this initiative is a part of a series of events organized by the Faculty of Science and Arts to serve the local community and raise students' awareness of their social responsibility.