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Signing a Cooperation Agreement with the Charitable Foundation for Orphans Care (Ekhaa)

Source: KKU - Media Center His Excellency, the University President, Prof. Faleh bin Rajaa Allah Al Sulami, sponsored the signing of a cooperation agreement with the Charitable Foundation for Orphans Care (Ekhaa) Asir branch.  Vice President of Business and Knowledge Economy, Prof. Abdullatif bin Ibrahim Al Hedaithy, represented the University in signing the agreement, while Ekhaa Foundation was represented by Prof. Saleh bin Khalif Al Dahmashi, Secretary General of the Charitable Foundation for Orphans Care (Ekhaa), and Consultant of His Excellency the Minister of Human Resources and Social Development.  Al Hedaithy, explained that the agreement includes cooperation in the following areas: organizing academic, educational and entertaining programs and events for orphans, working on easing the procedures of accepting orphans to the university academic programs, in accordance to the Deanship of Admission regulations and conditions.  The agreement also includes supporting orphans psychologically and socially by cooperating with the Guidance and Consultation Center at the University, through supporting talented orphan students, and offering training courses. In addition to offering medical care through the university's dental clinics and medical centers. 
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University Takes Part in the Community Service Colleges GCC Meeting

Source: King Khalid University, Media Center King Khalid University participated in the 24th  GCC “Community service Deanships and colleges committee  meeting , which was hosted  by Taibah University virtually.  The university also participated in the 36th National  meeting for the Deans of the Community service deanships committee on Wednesday and which was under the patronage of His Excellency Taibah University President Prof. Abdulaziz Alserani under the slogan “Sustainable development and prosperous society. It's worth noting that Prof Omar Alwan Agheel represented King Khalid University in the meeting. 
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University Sixth Council Meeting

Source: King Khalid University, Media Center On behalf of His Excellency the Minister of Education, Dr. Hamad Al-Sheikh, His Excellency King Khalid University President, Prof. Faleh bin Raja Allah Al Solami, chaired the sixth university council, today Wednesday the 30th of December 2020 , which was held virtually in the presence of the His Excellency the Secretary General of the Council of Universities Affairs, Dr. Muhammad bin Abdulaziz Al-Saleh and the council members. The University Vice President of Academic Affairs, and Vice President of Post Graduate Studies and Scientific Research, Prof. Saad bin Muhammad bin Dajam, explained that the council discussed a variety of topics, and approved the following: -  The restructure  of university departments and programs , which included the recommendation to establish a number of colleges and scientific departments at the university and in the Tihama branch and submitting them to the University Affairs Council. - The approval of  a master's program in management information systems (fee-demand ) in the Department of Management Information Systems in the College of Business. -  The restructure of the editorial board of the University Journal of Linguistic Studies.
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New Development in the Al Faraa University City

Source: King Khalid University, Media Center His Excellency the University President, Falleh bin Rajaa Allah Alsolami, met the new General Manager of the Ministry of Transport in Asir, Eng. Abdullah bin Ali Al-Ghamdi, in his office in the university city. Upon his arrival  His Excellency the University President thanked Eng. Al-Ghamdi for the visit, and congratulated him on new assignment, wishing him success in serving the region and the country. During the meeting, the two parties discussed  joint projects and road network linking Al-Faraa University City,  they also discussed the plan to achieve our wise  leadership’s vision  and  His Highness, the region’s governor plan , to overcome difficulties and  to encourage collaboration between government agencies.
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Training Courses and Programs Benefit 2188 University Members

Source: KKU - Media Center The Administrative Development Department at King Khalid University, held a number of training courses and programs targeting university members, during the first semester of 1442 AH, a number of training courses were held in coordination with the Institute of Public Administration and the General Court of Audit.  The Dean of Human Resources Deanship Dr. Ali Al Olayani, explained that these training courses and programs are part of the Deanship's efforts to enhance the work performance of university members, to achieve the Deanship's mission of efficient and innovative management and development of human resources, by investing distinguished capabilities, in line with best practices. On his part, the Director of the Administrative Development Department, Prof. Ali bin Saleh Al Dumaih, said that an estimate of 2188 university members benefited from these training courses. These training courses are important to develop the skills and potentials of university employees in areas that include, risk management assessment, professional skills in work procedures, monitoring skills, content analysis in social networks, facility management, leadership skills, achieving excellence in strategies implementation in universities, improving the financial performance during crises, change management, risk-based audit, performance control, governmental accounting, practicing internal auditing in government agencies.
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University Signs a Cooperation Agreement with Association of Management Accountants

Source: King Khalid University, Media Center The University Vice President for Business and Knowledge Economy, Prof. Abdul Latif bin Ibrahim Al-Hadithi, witnessed the  signing of a cooperation agreement between the university and  the Association of Management Accountants in the university city Qureir, in order to enhance cooperation between the two parties.  The head of Governance Center, Prof. Murya Habbash, represented the university in signing the agreement while Mr. Hassan Al- Bahes, president of IMA represented the Association of Management Accountants.  Al-Habbash, explained that the areas of this agreement include pushing and encouraging cooperation in the field of lectures, seminars and events that aim at professional and scientific development in accordance with the regulations followed in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  Another component of the agreements is the exchange of work experiences and information between the two parties, to also   prepare  seminar  topics , lectures and meetings, to achieve  the job market needs . The agreement also included   sharing professional advanced experience and  providing an opportunity for all relevant parties to attend conferences and seminars that  are held  by one of the two parties of this agreement, as well as  participating in celebrations and professional events organized by each party. In Addition to that, the agreement aims to encourage inter-visits between professionals, researchers and specialists to exchange experiences and information from both parties, give lectures, consult, raise the efficiency of coordination, and exchange scientific and professional visits.
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University Announces Transfer Dates for the Academic Year 1442Ah

Source: King Khalid University, Media Center King Khalid University Admission Deanship, announced the opening of internal and external second semester academic transfer, for the year 1442Ah, through the university “Academia “system.  The Dean of the Deanship of Admission Dr. Abdul Mohsen bin Eid Al-Qarni, said that the deanship is to start receiving inquiries for internal transfer starting on the 20th of Jumada Al-Awwal and will continue to the 25th of Jumada Al-Awwal. As for the external and Bachelor to Diploma  treansfer Al-Qarni, explained that the Deanship will start receiving inquiries on the 1st of Jumada Al- Awwal and will continue to the 25th of the same month , while admission for the supplementary bachelor program for graduates of community colleges at King Khalid University (upgrade of the bachelor’s degree for diploma graduates from King Khalid University) starts on the 1st of Jumada Al-Awwal and will continue to the 29th of Jummada Al-Awwal. Al-Qarni, also  called on those wishing to view  the conditions, mechanisms, and dates for transfer and admission to visit the University website “ click here “ adding that transfer decisions and admission will be based on the  available seats and the required rates.
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Establishing a Learning Data Analysis Unit

Source: KKU - Media Center His Excellency King Khalid University President Prof. Faleh bin Rajaa Allah Al Sulami, recently issued a decision to establish a Learning Data Analysis Unit.  The Unit is affiliated with the E-learning Deanship, and will work towards analyzing learning data, understanding students' patterns and building electronic systems to improve the e-learning environment.  The Dean of E-learning Deanship at King Khalid University, Dr. Nayef Jabali, said: the Deanship is keen on providing a quality experience, by preparing, analyzing, and activating data, using machine learning and artificial intelligence systems. He stressed that the aim of establishing the unit is to provide the tools to collect, analyse, and measure students' performance data.  Dr. Nayef Jabali, issued an administrative decision to assign the Vice Dean of E-learning Deanship, Dr. Adel Kahmash, as the Unit Supervisor.  On his part, Dr. Adel Kahmash, said that the unit will use the collected data to understand students' patterns, monitor and enhance their academic performance, predict their academic achievements, and provide them with early academic advising services, to avoid any setbacks.  About the Unit: The Unit is to implement LMS data governance, extract and prepare data, build prediction models, and develop monitoring systems. It will also allow the University colleges to monitor students' performance, and will enable students to control and keep up with their own performance, by providing a control panel dedicated to them. It's worth noting that the learning management system -Blackboard- helped in establishing this Unit, since it's full of data related to students activities in the e-learning environment. 
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Supplementary Bachelor Test References and Locations

Source: KKU - Media Center The Deanship of Admission at King Khalid University, announced the test location and references for the Supplementary Bachelor Test, for community college diploma applicants wishing to continue their education and receive a bachelor degree.  he Dean of the Deanship of Admission, Dr. Abdulmohsen Al Qarni, announced that the test will be held on 06/06/1442 AH.  To view the references and locations please (click here)
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Forming the Board of Directors of the Saudi Association for Teachers at University

Source: King Khalid University, Media Center The committee overseeing the elections for the board of directors of the Saudi Association for Teachers announced the elected members for the association’s board of directors after the voting period ended on Sunday, Jumada Al-Awwal 5. The board of directors of the association will hold its first meeting to choose a president for the association. The results of the vote were as follows: Prof. Abduallah Ali Moaid Al-Cassi (King Khalid University) won 72 votes, Dr. Mohammed Zaidan Abdullah Al-Mahfouz (King Khalid University) won 65 votes, Dr. Sultan bin Suleiman bin Faleh Al-Anzi(Hail Region Education Department) won 60 votes, Prof. Asim Mohammed Ibrahim Omar(King Khalid University) won 57 votes, Ms. Maryam Bint Abdullah Yahya Khairy(Taif Education Department) won 55 votes, Mr. Mohammed Jarallah Ahmed Saleh Al Hababi (King khalid University) won 50 and Ms. Aisha Saeed Abdullah Al-Arifi Al-Harthi (Taif Education Department) won 47 votes.
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