In observance of the UAE Flag Day, the Higher Colleges of Technology-Dubai Women’s campus (DBW) organized a flag formation on November 2, to celebrate the auspicious occasion.
The event included the participation of more than 400 students from various programs and senior management who hoisted the UAE flag at 11am.
The celebration started with the National Anthem and the rising the UAE flag, and continued with a group photo which was taken at the college entrance where the quote “The race for excellence has no finish line”, from H. H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE, and Ruler of Dubai, was displayed.
The celebration was concluded with an activity entitled ‘Aghla Ramz’ which emphasizes the symbolic meaning of the UAE flag.
Dr. Tarifa Al Zaabi, DBW Director, commented: “Flag Day is a national occasion that brings together the spirit of union, love for the leadership and the country. It was great to see international faculty and staff joining in the celebration which represents the true spirit of UAE being a land of tolerance and togetherness.”