The University of Human Development Holds a Ceremony Paying Tribute to His Excellency's, Jalal Talabani, Death
2017-10-10 (Tuesday) [ University of Human Development ]
On today's morning, Tuesday 10/10/2017, in a special ceremony held by the University of Human Development to pay tribute to President Jalal Talabani.
The special ceremony was held with the attendance of the president of the university Prof. Dr. Mariwan Ahmed Rasheed, members of the university council, and a number of faculty members and students at Prof. Dr. Ali Qaradaghi's conference hall. It was commenced with the recitation of verses from the Holy Quran followed by a moment of silence and reading of surat Al- Fatiha for the peace of his soul.
Later, Prof. Dr. Mariwan Ahmed Rasheed delivered a speech explicating his Excellency's role in emphasizing the importance of knowledge and his efforts put in improving universities and their performance. He also mentioned that despite his busy schedule in Baghdad, yet he kindly travelled back to Kurdistan in 2008 to inaugurate the University of Human Development, which shows the importance he showed towards knowledge and science. Moreover, he mentioned the strong bond that his Excellency had with Prof. Dr. Ali Qaradaghi, the University of Human Development's owner, that they continuously visited and met each other.
At the closing of the ceremony 84 candles were lit by the university council, faculty members and students together.