By Ajwad Amal
GOMBAK, 24 August 2016: It was a great honour for communication students representing IIUMToday, IIUMfm, and Communication Students Association (COSA) to have a visit by the new Dean of Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences (KIRKHS), Prof. Dr. Rahmah Bt. Ahmad H. Osman last week.
Prof. Dr. Rahmah, accompanied by the Kulliyyah’s top management – Deputy Dean of Students Affairs, Dr. Muhammad Fuzi Omar, the Deputy Dean of Postgraduate and Research, Prof. Dr. Majdi Ibrahim, and the Deputy Director, Hamdan Adnan – was warmly welcomed by the Head of Communication Department, Dr. Zeti Azreen Ahmad, as well as staffs and lecturers of Communication Department.
The brief visit took place after Juma’ah prayer, starting with Communication labs, IIUMToday newsroom followed by IIUMfm office and COSA operating room.
Prof. Rahmah was also briefed on all the three entities which covered progress and job scope of each group. She was very happy to see the determination of all communication students to live up to the the objective of the training platform.
Recently, IIUMToday, IIUMfm, and COSA have worked to boost up their spaces and to give a new look to their work place. A number of activities have been planned for the next semester to give students more practical exposure to communication field.
Prof. Dr. Rahmah has been officially appointed the Kulliyyah’s new Dean on 1 August 2016 to replace Prof. Dr. Ibrahim M. Zein who has completed his term. IIUMToday welcomed Prof. Dr. Rahmah, at the same time thanked Prof. Ibrahim for his leadership and dedication as former Dean. May Allah SWT reward him for his invaluable services and undivided support to IIUMToday.***