MONDAY, 15 FEBRUARY – Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) Media Carnival 2016 organised by the Corporate Relations Division (BPK) was a success when more than 200 attended the event held at UMS ODEC Beach, over the weekend.
The presence of 40 children from the Anak Kesayangan Children’s Home, Sembulan through BPK’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) programme added meaning to the carnival. This also included families of media practitioners who also participated in the telematch, adding to the merriment.
The programme, which was the first of its kind aimed at appreciating the contributions and close cooperation that existed between the media practitioners and UMS among others, besides entertaining the inmates of welfare homes.
Various telematch activities were held among them, colouring contest for children, egg-peeling, sack race, tug-of-war, besides lucky draws for those who attended the carnival.
The carnival was officiated by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation), Professor Dr. Shahril Yusof, who also announced plans to open UMS library membership to Sahabat Media UMS. – MA (fl)
Photo: Suzeanywati Gasinin