The UCB Alumni Association conducted its first annual Alumni Meet “UCB Reconnect 2002-2012” on January 30th at Ritz Carlton, Bahrain. UCB Alumni meet provided a wonderful evening to rekindle old memories amongst the alumni, re-calling the heydays at UCB and bringing the UCB community of alumni, students and faculty together. For UCB, this meet meant very special not only because this is the first annual alumni meet, but also it was the perfect moment to celebrate UCB’s 10 years of academic excellence. The Alumni reception was a platform to acknowledge the contributions and achievements of all alumni. Moreover, it was a great opportunity for UCB alumni to meet old Friends, make new ones, rekindle relationship with the institute, engage with students, meet faculty, industry champions and last, but not least, have a great time together. The whole UCB celebrated the evening in high spirits, and made the meet a huge success.
The formal function was inaugurated by Dr. Khalid Al Khalifa, Founder and Chairman of UCB with a welcome speech. Following this, UCB’s 3 Alumni members Ms. Majdoleen Arekat (Lecturer, UCB), Mr. Hamad Ameen (Director of Sales & Marketing, BCD, House of Travel) and Mr. Raed Raffii (Analyst, VIVA Bahrain & International Race Car Driver) also shared their academic and career experiences in this occasion . The alumni took home memorable souvenirs from the meet. The event concluded with the dinner.