Western Region Students Showcase Flair for IBDAA & ‘HCT Got Talent’

2 years

The HCT-Madinat Zayed and Ruwais campuses invited their students to showcase their talents at the inaugural Annual Talent Show for IBDAA, sponsored by the “Happiness” imitative.

The event was organized by the campuses’ Student Services team, with support from IT and Facilities departments.

The IBDAA Talent Show was a great success, as students presented their paintings, artwork, poetry, published books and modern food presentation & packaging.

The campuses is proud to highlight the achievements of the following students, who won some wonderful prizes.

Madinat Zayed campus winners

Talent Category:

  • 1st Place: Shama Ibrahim Salem (keyboards)
  •   2nd Place: Mariam Ahmed Al Hammadi (poetry)
  • 3rd Place: Mariam Zayed Almanzouri (poetry)

Creativity Category:

  • 1st Place: Sumar Salem (painting)
  • 2nd Place: Afra Saif Almansoori & Fatima Sakr Moubarak (crafts)
  • 3rd Place: Fatima Ahmed Muaala (photography)


Ruwais campus winners

  • 1st Place: Aisha Dahham Musallam Abdulla Almazrouei
  • 2nd Place:  Shaikha Rashed Humaid Rashed Dahnan Alfalahi
  • 3rd Place: Safeya Mohammed Ali Abdullah Alhammadi

The organizers gave a big thank you to Dr. Hashim AlZaabi, the campuses director, and all the students, staff, and faculty who had the courage, and took the time and effort to participate, and or, support our first annual talent show. Also, they gave a special thanks to the judges:

Graham Osbourne, Nancy Romero, Kimmy Vanspall, Mariam Alhammadi, and Hajer Al Hammadi in Madinat Zayed, and Shaima Alhammadi, Ayesha Alhashimi & Silishi Noushad in Ruwais.

There was also a special thanks to the campus graphic designer Vinod Valappil.

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