September brought an exciting start of the new academic year for students at Middlesex University Dubai. Welcoming the freshmen and easing the transition from high school to the university life, Student Activities hosts a series of ice breaker activities, called: “Marhaba Week”.
This year, the newly appointed club coordinators, out doing each other came up with the creative and unique activities. Starting university is a new chapter in every student’s life relating to that sentiment the Art Club, hosted the “Canvas” where by students write their insecurities and dissolve them in paint and splash it on the canvas. Young adults and student love taking selfies, the Shutterbugs in collaboration with the tourism club hosted the “Photo booth” and the Advertising and PR club hosted the “Magazine Cover Photoshoot”. Be it the young or the old everyone loves to groove to the music, the Dance Club, hosted “Zumba”, “Flashmob” and “Salsa”. The music club hosted the “Lounge Unplugged”. Since collaboration is the way of life, the Drama club, Debate and Public Speaking club along with the Music club in collaboration hosted the “Open Mic”. Ending the Marhaba week with a bang is the most awaited activity, the “Treasure Hunt” hosted by the Events Club.
The Marhaba Week, aims to bring a positive student experience for the freshmen helping them get to know their fellow batch mates along with their seniors and exploring different facets of University life.