The Centre for Writing in English under the supervision of the Vice Rectorate of Educational and Academic affairs held the 2nd Annual Spelling Bee on December 3rd 2015 at the College of Arts. Fourteen contestants from five colleges competed for the title of "Queen Bee" in an audience of 135. Contestants who spelled words correctly remained for further rounds, while those who misspelled words were eliminated. The judging panel was comprised of Dr. Hala Al-Tuwaijri, Ms.
Heba Jaser, and Ms. Darene Al-Malki from the Department of English Language and Literature. First, second, and third place winners were Farrah Mendoza from the College of Medicine, Azad Baazeem from the College of Business Administration, and Shadden Alfadhil from the College of Arts, respectively. Awards were presented by the event sponsors, Nomination Italy and Golden Brown Bakery.