Under the auspices of Professor Dr. Abdelaziz Konsowa, President of Alexandria University, the Student Union elections for the academic year 2022/23 were concluded today, Thursday the 8th of December 8, in a transparent and democratic atmosphere.
The election process took place for the position of President of the University Student Union and his deputy, by secret ballot, in the presence of Dr. Wael Nabil, Vice President of Alexandria University for Education and Student Affairs, and the participation of heads and deputies of student unions of the faculties of Alexandria University, as well as the deans and vice deans of the faculties. The election results were in favour of Omar Afifi, a fifth-year student at the Faculty of Dentistry, as president of the Alexandria University Student Union, and Abdelrahman Elsayed Ali, a fourth-year student at the Faculty of Law, as vice-president of the union by acclamation.
Dr. Wael Nabil congratulated the winning students, wishing them to live up to the responsibility and confidence that their colleagues had provided, and urged them to communicate continuously with their fellow students to achieve their common goals, and to have a prominent role in encouraging them to actively participate in academic life, through engaging in student activities that refine their talents and develop their personality. He stressed that the university administration will provide all means of support to the new student union council, to play their role as a link between students and the university administration.
Mr. Shehab Mahrous, Acting Director of the Youth Welfare Department, indicated that the electoral process was easy and transparent. He explained that the electoral process witnessed a large participation of university students, as the number of students who submitted their candidacy papers to run the electoral marathon reached 1,487 male and female students, and the number of candidates after the applications and appeals were examined was 1,279 male and female students. The results of electing the secretaries and assistant secretaries of the 7 higher student committees, resulted in electin for the position of ecretary of the Fraternities Committee, and Ziyad Gaber Mohamed, third year student at the Faculty of Arts for the position of and Alaa matyali fourth years student at the Faculty of Education, for the Sports Committee, fourth year student at the Faculty of Agriculture, Saad Ahmed Saad Abdo, won with the position of secretary, while his colleague Nada Adel Abdelmoneim, fourth-year student at the Faculty of Education and Early Childhood, was elected as the assistant secretary. For the Scouting Committee, Moayad Hisham Muhammad, fourth-year student at the Faculty of Economic Studies was elected as secretary, while Youssef Tariq Muhammad, third-year student at the Faculty of Law was elected as assistant secretary.
Farah Abdel Mohsen Khaled, fourth-year student at the Faculty of Tourism and Hotels won the position of secretary of the Technical Committee, and for the position of assistant secretary, Maryam Mustafa Mansour, second-year student at the Faculty of Fine Arts, was elected.
For the Social Committee, Moamen Ayman Fathy, third-year student at the Faculty of Agriculture, won the position of secretary, and Amr Farag Khalil, third-year student at the Faculty of Commerce, won the position of assistant secretary.
For the position of Secretary of the Scientific Committee, fourth-year student at the Faculty of Physical Education for Girls, Ola Mohamed Ahmed, was elected, while Gaber Elsayed Gaber, fourth year student at the Faculty of Tourism and Hotels was elected for the position of assistant secretary