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2008 Inter-collegiate Oracle Competition

Dubai Men¿’s College (DMC) IT students Rashed Aref Alshaikh Al Hashimi and Abdulla Mohammed Jalfar secured second place in the 2008 HCT Inter-collegiate Oracle competition, hosted by Sharjah Men’s College. The objective of the competition was to allow senior IT students from ...

HCT Students Snare Prestigious British Council Award

Five HCT students have been selected to represent the UAE in the upcoming World Economic Forum – Learning from the Future conference that takes place later this month in Dubai. Under the auspices of the British Council, universities and colleges were ...

HCT Centre of Excellence in English hosts first conference in Al Ain

Al Ain Men’s College hosted the first HCT’s Center of Excellence in English conference on Wednesday, 9 April. The ‘Cultivating Real Readers’ conference was attended by 230 English Language teachers from the Higher Colleges of Technology, United Arab Emirates University, Zayed University, ...

New HCT Prospectus Launched

Visitors to the recent 2008 Gulf Education and Training Exhibition (GETEX) were the first to see the new HCT ‘Prospectus’, published by Central Academic and Student Services (CASS). Available in English and Arabic, the ‘Prospectus’ is an attractive glossy publication ...

Underwater Adventure Provides New Thrills For Nawal

Walking to class with her friends, Nawal Yousif looks much like any other cheerful student going about their business at Sharjah Women’s College (SWC), but don’t be fooled by her calm and gentle manner. This young lady is a born ...

Sharjah duo strike gold at skills quest

Zainab Darwish, a senior media and graphics student at Sharjah Women’s College, excelled at the recent inaugural GCC (Gulf Cooperation Council) Skills competition in Al Ain by winning two gold medals from a stiff field of international competitors.   The SWC success ...

HCT Seeks Ways To Engage The 21st Century Student

The HCT Centre of Excellence for ICT and Learning Technology at Abu Dhabi Men¿s College recently hosted a showcase conference featuring world acclaimed educational technology visionary and thought leader Marc Prensky. The event attracted more than150 staff across the HCT system as ...

Arts and Heritage at Ras Al Khaimah Women’s College

In celebration of national art and culture, Ras Al Khaimah Women’s College (RKWC) will host its annual Arts and Heritage Day on Thursday, 6 March from 9am to 2pm at the College.  Female visitors, family members and friends are all welcome ...

Local Author Speaks To RKWC Students

Local author, Frances LaBonte, spoke to Ras Al Khaimah Women’s College (RKWC) students recently about the Arabian date palm and its importance in Emirati life. For Bachelor of Education students the lecture aimed to raise awareness of the importance of addressing ...