FRIDAY, 12 SEPTEMBER – The presence of the Vice-Chancellor of Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) at the Orientation Week or Minggu Suai Mesra (MSM) closing ceremony 2014 Labuan International Campus UMS level recently brought cheer to new undergrads at the campus.Upon arrival at the Main Hall, Prof. Datuk Dr.
Mohd Harun Abdullah who was accompanied by UMSKAL Director, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Murnizam Haji Halik, were given a rousing welcome by about 856 new undergrads as a sign of gratitude to the Vice-Chancellor for being present at the ceremony.
In his speech, Dr Harun wanted UMSKAL undergrads to maintain the good reputation of the university, their parents and country wherever they were especially when joining any programme or activities outside the campus.
He added that as ambassadors of the university, they should play a greater role in promoting UMS among society especially their parents, guardians and hometown folks.
He hoped that the undergrads will use the space and opportunity to gain knowledge while in the ivory tower to create excellence and success in raising the name of UMS in the higher education arena within the country and abroad.
Datuk Harun was proud of the dedication of the new undergrads who gave a strong commitment throughout the MSM. – SS (fl)Source
: Azri OnnMedia and Citra DivisionChancellery Department