The curtain came down on Thursday, April 21, 2016, on the activities of “Arabic Reading Week”, which was launched by the university at the beginning of this week, in line with the vision of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed.

Dr. Sameer Al Barghouthi , Vice President of Academic Affairs, Al Falah University, honored the Director of the Al Qalm, Ms. Rueda Aweys, on her contribution in organizing the book fair held within the activities of the Al Falah Arabic Reading Week.

On the same occasion, Dr. Barghouthi honored Dr. Yousef Sharab, the first researcher in the Department of Community Development in support of the “Center of Decision-Making”, for his lecture on Thursday, April 21, 2016, titled "The UAE Society from Past to Present". In his informative lecture he compared the past customs and traditions, and the nature of primitive life experienced by people of the UAE. In addition he also discussed the infrastructure, education and medicine and how it has affected the UAE after great development and growth.

Dr. Mahmoud Alia Director of the Office of the newspaper "Dawn" in Dubai and the Northern Emirates was also honored for delivering a lecture on "The Media and the challenges of the times".