Launching the Palestinian Heritage Day at the University

Sunday, November 18, 2018

The Deanship of Student Affairs at Arab American University organized heritage events, to include two exhibitions of handicrafts, art works and local products, as they also presented some caricatures drawings for the martyr cartoonist Naji Al-Ali under the title "According to Handhala’s narrative" which took place for three days.

Part of the opening of the Palestinian Heritage Day at the University

The exhibition was opened by the Dean of Student Affairs, Dr. Bashar Daraghmeh, in the presence of his assistant Professor Muhammad Kamil, and the employee of Cultural and Artistic Activities dept., Ms. Joanna Al-Hafi.

The Dean of Student Affairs Dr. Daraghmeh assured the importance of adhering the Palestinian heritage and its transmission through generations. This is the responsibility of the University to organize heritage events, exhibitions and other related matters.

Ms. Joanna Al-Hafi pointed out that the activities of the Palestinian heritage for this year came under the slogan "A nation without heritage is like the tree without roots", this event aimed the students of the university and the local community. The exhibition entitled “according to Handhalas’ narrative” where it included a collection of paintings by the cartoonist Naji Al-Ali, where Handhala was a Palestinian icon and is now a global symbol of the humanitarian situation in the world, as part of the heritage exhibition will go for deserving families.

Part of the Palestinian Heritage Day at the Universit
Part of the Palestinian Heritage Day at the Universit