On 7th March, a group of three officials from Yayasan Sabah made a special trip to Penang to pay a courtesy visit to AUCMS campus in Kepala Batas. The arrival of the delegates at Waziria Medical Square was warmly received by the Vice-Chancellor and Deputy Vice-Chancellor Academic.
The main purpose of this courtesy visit apart from meeting AUCMS management is to meet up with all the sponsored students from Sabah. The delegates namely Puan Bahiwata, Puan Zaidah and Puan Noraini were first taken to the Board Room for a short briefing. Prof. Dato' Dr Mohamad Abdul Razak, Vice Chancellor in his speech conveyed warm regards from the President of AUCMS.
Later, they were taken on a tour around Waziria Medical Square campus and student residence area in Taman Sri Serdang. The officials were then met with the Sabahan students who gathered at the School of Nursing. A mixed emotion of joy, relief and longing for homeland was clearly visible in the eyes of the students as they embrace the officials. The officials were pleased with the welfare of the students and assure them that they are on the right track for success.
Before leaving for the airport the delegates and other top officials from Registry, Bursary and Deputy Vice-Chancellor Academic were treated for lunch hosted by the Vice Chancellor.
Article by En Ahmad Fauzi
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