GUST Releases Ninth Volume of Excelsior

Oct 07, 2015

GUST celebrated today the release of the ninth volume of Excelsior at the A.M Al-Refai Library. Excelsior is an academic platform created to showcase GUST’s outstanding academic ventures. Present at the event were GUST’s president, Professor Donald Bates, GUST Vice President for Academic Affairs and Acting Vice President for Planning and Development, Dr. Salah Al Sharhan, the Excelsior committee members, and many of GUST’s faculty, staff and students.

GUST President, Professor Donald Bates said, “GUST, in its effort to showcase the university’s talented individuals truly brings to life our motto of “Premier Education”. Such events encourage students to dig deep and find their creative side. Excelsior is an important output of GUST’s achievements, as it furthers our attempt in honoring and supporting talent”. 

Excelsior is an annual publication produced by students, faculty and staff at GUST. It is available at the Library for circulation on campus. The publication contains diverse collection of short stories, poetry, and art, reflecting GUST’s creativity and innovation.

As Kuwait’s premier private university, GUST continuously strives to provide its students with the best educational environment, while encouraging their exceptional talents.