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A Team from GUST’s Computer Science department has won the 3rd place at the Kuwait Collegiate Programming Contest (KCPC2016). Six participating teams from the university competed with 20 teams from 5 different institutions in Kuwait. Three teams from GUST have qualified to the regional Arab Collegiate Programming Contest (ACPC) which will be held in Sharm El Sheikh Nov. 2016.
The ACM ACPC is a team-based, programming competition operating under the auspices of the Association for... Read moreOct 17, 2016
GUST organized its annual 'Campaign for Life' Blood Drive in collaboration with the Kuwait Central Blood Bank. The event brought in many students, staff, and faculty eager to donate for the cause. The university always supports events to encourage community engagement and development.
View more photos on the GT Gallery!Oct 19, 2016
GUST celebrated the commencement of the Eleventh Undergraduate and Seventh Graduate Classes for the academic year 2015-2016 at the esteemed outdoor amphitheater on campus.
The ceremony was held under the patronage of the Minister of Education and Higher Education, Dr. Bader Al Essa, for the third time. Also in attendance was GUST Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Professor Salem Al Tuhaih, GUST President, Professor Donald Bates, along with GUST faculty, students and their families.... Read moreOct 19, 2016
Gulf University for Science and Technology, organized a Physics Workshop featuring physicist Dr. Roger Freedman from the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) on Tuesday, October 11, 2016. The workshop, which took place on campus, aimed at informing guests on the different ideas, subjects, teaching methods, and tools of physics of which they can benefit from. Attending the workshop were GUST management, faculty, students, and staff.
Dr. Freedman was an undergraduate at the... Read moreOct 11, 2016
Gulf University for Science and Technology announced this week that it has just received its fifth international accreditation, this time for its Mass Communication and Media (MCM) Department from the American Communications Association (ACA). The accreditation comes in the form of a conditional accreditation, before a follow-up review next year confirms it as a full five-year accreditation.
The ACA is US-based non-profit professional association, committed to enabling the... Read moreOct 12, 2016
GUST Management Attend 15th IFIP WG 6.11 e-Business, e-Services, and e-Society (I3E) Conference in the UK
Vice President of Academic Affairs, Dr. Salah Al-Sharhan, and the Dean of the College of Business Administration, Professor Antonis Simintiras attended the 15th IFIP WG 6.11 e-Business, e-Services, and e-Society (I3E) Conference held at the Swansea University School of Management, UK. The conference carried the theme: ‘Social Media: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly’, and was held from 13th September to 15th September.
The... Read moreOct 05, 2016
The Student Success Center (SSC) held their annual awareness event in the central area at GUST to showcase all the services they provide the GUST Family. The team was present to spread more awareness about the services, give students the opportunity to ask any education-related topics, ranging from registering for classes to tutoring sessions, meet all the individual SSC members and how they can help them in their journey at GUST.
The SSC has held this event over six times in the past... Read moreSep 29, 2016
Gulf University for Science and Technology celebrated today the release of the tenth volume of Excelsior at the A.M Al-Refai Library, as well as the publication of five books by faculty. Present at the event were GUST Vice President for Academic Affairs and Acting Vice President for Planning and Development, Dr. Salah Al Sharhan, Dean of Admission and Registration, Dr. Kameleddine Benameur, the Excelsior committee members, and GUST’s faculty, staff and students. The event began... Read moreSep 26, 2016
Dr. Mariam Alkazemi presented two studies dealing with agenda-setting research at a doctoral research seminar at the City University of Hong Kong earlier this month. The first study examined the role of real world indicators, such as the price of crude oil as well as the production and consumption of oil in the United States, on the discussions of oil in Congress and in U.S. newspapers. The second study examined the attributes linked to the current U.S. President in Arabic language Twitter... Read moreSep 26, 2016
A Commission on English Language Program Accreditation (CEA) training workshop was held at GUST for the English Foundation Unit (EFU) Instructors. The workshop was given by Dr. Heidi Vallenga, Assistant Director of the CEA, and attended by all EFU Instructors, including Foundation Program Unit (FPU) Director, Dr. Ilene Winokur, and Accreditation Coordinator, Kelle Hutchinson. The workshop’s training is aimed at educating the EFU instructors about the essentials of CEA, the scope and... Read moreSep 19, 2016