KSU hosts symposium, launches Elderly Health Care Research Chair
KSU hosts symposium, launches Elderly Health Care Research Chair

The Current Trends in Elderly Health Care Symposium, hosted by King Saud University earlier this month, served as an ideal environment to launch the University’s El ...


Rector Al-Othman Opens Student Scientific Symposium
Rector Al-Othman Opens Student Scientific Symposium

King Saud University's Rector Abdullah Al-Othman recently opened the activities of the two-day Student Scientific Symposium, which took place in Hamad Al-Jasser Hal ...


Sustainable Energy Technologies (SET) Program practicing what it preaches
Sustainable Energy Technologies (SET) Program practicing what it preaches

The Sustainable Energy Technologies (SET) Program, part of King Saud University's College of Engineering, has completed preparations for an on-site system that will ...


Gulf business organizations impressed by RTIC Standards
Gulf business organizations impressed by RTIC Standards

King Saud University’s Riyadh Technology Incubation Center was visited Nov. 2, 2010, by Derek Farwagi, RTI International vice president of business development for ...


KSU experts published book on pharmacy
KSU experts published book on pharmacy

The authors of a new book about intellectual property and the pharmaceutical industry hope the publication will bring about changes in laws that will allow the poor ...


Committee for Janadriyah Heritage and Cultural Festival meets
Committee for Janadriyah Heritage and Cultural Festival meets

A committee organized to facilitate King Saud University’s participation in the 26th annual Janadriyah Heritage and Cultural Festival recently met for the first tim ...


Dr. Peer Bork, bioinformatics expert, lectures at King Saud University
Dr. Peer Bork, bioinformatics expert, lectures at King Saud University

Peer Bork, a German bioinformatics expert from the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) in Heidelberg, Germany, visited King Saud University last week to sh ...


SET (Sustainable Energy Technology) program receives 595 applications from 32 nations
SET (Sustainable Energy Technology) program receives 595 applications from 32 nations

King Saud University’s recently launched SET (Sustainable Energy Technology) Program offering scholarships in renewable energy has received an overwhelming number o ...


KSU and Kookmin University (KMU) expanding ties
KSU and Kookmin University (KMU) expanding ties

In extension of a May 2010 general cooperation agreement between King Saud University and South Korea's Kookmin University last spring, a joint plan of action was f ...


KSU agrees to research collaboration with Seoul National University
KSU agrees to research collaboration with Seoul National University

As part of a large Saudi delegation traveling to the Republic of Korea to establish educational and research ties, King Saud University officials recently signed an ...


KSU research chairs seeing unprecedented rise in quality publishing
KSU research chairs seeing unprecedented rise in quality publishing

Dr. Ali Al-Ghamdi, King Saud University's Vice Rector for Graduate Studies and Scientific Research, has lauded recent data revealing a significant rise in quality s ...


World's Largest Scientific Society Endorses 64 KSU Research Projects
World's Largest Scientific Society Endorses 64 KSU Research Projects

The Saudi Gazette has reported that the American Association for the Advancement of Science, "Triple A-S" (AAAS), has endorsed 64 new King Saud University research ...


Renowned space policy expert George Abbey tours KSU, discusses potential collaboration
Renowned space policy expert George Abbey tours KSU, discusses potential collaboration

George Abbey, a professor at Rice University and former director of NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston, was welcomed to King Saud University this week, where he ...


Dr. Al-Ghamdi opens KAIN cornerstone ceremony with words of gratitude
Dr. Al-Ghamdi opens KAIN cornerstone ceremony with words of gratitude

At an official cornerstone laying ceremony for the King Abdullah Institute for Nanotechnology (KAIN), Prince Muqran, Saudi Intelligence Chief, attended the ceremony ...


The difference between wealth and poverty is knowledge
The difference between wealth and poverty is knowledge

Under the auspices of King Saud University Rector Abdullah Al-Othman, and in the presence of Vice Rector for Graduate Studies and Scientific Research Prof. Ali Al-G ...


Rector Al-Othman encourages increased publishing at first University Council meeting
Rector Al-Othman encourages increased publishing at first University Council meeting

In the presence of King Saud University provosts, college deans and supporting deanships, Rector Abdullah Al-Othman recently opened the first session of the Univers ...


Water desalination delegation visits King Saud University, explores research collaboration
Water desalination delegation visits King Saud University, explores research collaboration

King Saud University Vice Rector for Graduate Studies and Scientific Research, Prof. Ali Al-Ghamdi welcomed a delegation this week from Saudi Arabia's General Organ ...


Max Planck Institute for Quantum Optics' Ferenc Krausz inaugurates new Website
Max Planck Institute for Quantum Optics' Ferenc Krausz inaugurates new Website

A Website was launched last week in a ceremony that highlighted King Saud University’s important research collaboration with the internationally renowned Max Planck ...


Simon Fraser University, KSU to establish technology management MBA program
Simon Fraser University, KSU to establish technology management MBA program

This month, a collaborative MBA program between King Saud University and Simon Fraser University’s Segal Graduate School of Business, located in Vancouver, was form ...


Al-Obeikan Chair for Science & Mathematics Education holds three-day workshop for nation's educators
Al-Obeikan Chair for Science & Mathematics Education holds three-day workshop for nation's educators

King Saud University’s Sheikh Abdulrahman Al-Obeikan Chair for Science and Mathematics Education, in collaboration with the Obeikan Education Company, recently hel ...


Cees van der Vleuten joins KSU's Medication Safety Research Chair
Cees van der Vleuten joins KSU's Medication Safety Research Chair

On Monday, Dutch Professor Cees van der Vleuten met with Dr. Hisham Aljadhey, Supervisor for the King Saud University Medication Safety Research Chair, and formall ...