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GUST Men’s Soccer Team Wins 3rd Place at Belgrade International University Sports Tournament in Serbia
GUST men’s and women’s soccer teams attended the 9th annual Belgrade International University Sports Tournament (BEST) in Belgrade, Serbia. The tournament brought together different from across Europe, Russia, and the Middle East to compete at an international level, experience different cultures, and forge international friendships.
The standout team of the tournament was the GUST men’s team who won 3rd place in the competition. Students from DIF University,... Read moreMay 21, 2016
GUST, Kuwait’s first private university, today signed an articulation agreement with the Canada’s Algonquin College - Kuwait (AC-Kuwait). The agreement will allow AC-Kuwait graduates to directly transfer to GUST and pursue their bachelor’s degrees.
With the final agreement signed, a joint committee from both institutions will evaluate the specific courses taken at AC-Kuwait that can be automatically transferred to GUST.
GUST President, Professor Donald Bates... Read moreMay 31, 2016
An exhibition was organized by the Computer Science Department on campus this week. The exhibition showcased all senior projects, where each group presented outlined the details of the software developed, and gave live demonstration of the web and mobile applications they created.
This event takes places every semester, and its goal is to highlight the vast amount of effort, concentration, and creativity it takes to put together a fully functional application or software... Read moreMay 04, 2016
Fifteen GUST student teams pitched their ideas at the April round of Startup Kuwait. Five teams managed to secure a place in the next round where students from different universities will compete to secure seed funding enabling them to turn their ideas into sustainable businesses, including: Arena, Hireme.com, Baby Guards, Lunchboxers, 965Decks. Three teams from American University of Kuwait (AUK) also presented their business ideas during the event hosted by GUST’s College of Business... Read moreApr 28, 2016
The Office of Student Life honored today both our Arabic and English Debate teams who received first place at the 5th Arab Universities Debate Compeition in Bahrain, and the Kuwait University National English Debate League. GUST debaters proved their calibre in the Kuwait and the region’s debate arenas.
The Arabic Debate Team competed with several Arab universities from around the region and proved victorious. As for GUST English debaters, they marvelled the audience at... Read moreMay 01, 2016
GUST hosted a well-attended seminar on professional networking. Led by Mr. Ali Kabir, Manager Key Accounts at LinkedIn, the seminar aimed at helping students build a professional brand to start their professional story. Mr. Tarek Dalloul, Territory Manager at LinkedIn also encouraged GUST academics to leverage the platform to help students connect with employers, alumni, and to publish/share content.
GUST students showed keen interest in the profile of Kuwaiti organizations listed at... Read moreApr 27, 2016
The Foundation Club organized the annual Math Competition for the GUST foundation students. The comeptition helps the students engage with each other and apply what they learn in class. Congratulations to all the winners!!
First Place Winners:
1- Sedan Abdulazeem
... Read moreApr 27, 2016
The GUST Facilities Department today celebrated Labor Day with all our cleaning, security and maintenance personnel. Staff were rewarded for their hardwork including Employee of the Year awards, certificates, games and prizes including lunch for all. A big thank you goes out to our Facilities Department for putting this event together and for all our staff for their dedication to making GUST a secure, clean and happy campus.May 01, 2016
The Professional Advancement & Continuing Education center (PACE) at GUST hosted this year’s Alnowair ‘Think, Work, Live Positive’ (TWL+) conference on 23rd and 24th of April in the W6-500 hall.
This year’s conference emphasized on the balance between struggles and positivity, and looked at the different ways of turning a struggle into an opportunity to grow, learn, and discover, through a positive perspective. The conference was held over two days – the... Read moreApr 23, 2016
Gulf University for Science and Technology (GUST) held a lecture on Tuesday, April 26th titled “Linguistic Principles: Why Should We Study Arab Grammarians?”. The lecture was given by Dr. Jonathan Owens from the University of Bayreuth in Germany, and was organized by Dr. Talal Al-Jassar, a Lecturer in Arabic Language and Linguistic at the College of Arts of Kuwait University.
The lecture aimed to inform students on the interest of the western studies about Arabic... Read moreApr 26, 2016