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At Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar (CMU-Q)’s annual convocation ceremony, the leadership team, faculty members and current students welcomed the incoming class and offered them words of wisdom and advice.

UAE high school student Alia Al Mansoori’s experiment is on its way to the International Space Station. This is the culmination of the first UAE Genes in Space competition held in the UAE and made possible through a partnership of the UAE Space Agency, The National and Boeing.

Cambridge International Examinations has announced a 12 per cent increase in entries for Cambridge qualifications in 2017. Over 100 schools in the UAE made around 54,000 entries for Cambridge qualifications this year.

The team from Elite Private school Abu Dhabi clinched the winning spot under the ‘Global Citizen’ category in the Kid Witness News (KWN) Contest 2017, organized by Panasonic. The award ceremony this time was held as a part of the first-ever KWN Global Summit 2017 Week, held in Tokyo from August 1 to 5.

With the UAE government spending AED 10 billion on education investment through 2021, UAE and Middle East educational institutions are turning to advanced IT infrastructure to foster innovative learning and digital career skills for students.