Science Circle Convenes Third Meeting
On August l, the Commission hosted the third meeting of its “Science Circle,” an organization of alumni in the pure and applied sciences. The meeting featured a lecture on “Increasing the Rate of Success of Management Systems of Organizations/Projects” by Fulbright alumnus Dr. Maged Morcos (University of Maryland AY2002-2003). Currently a research fellow at the University of Nottingham in the UK, Dr. Maged is a specialist on lean thinking, management and disturbances assessment. While on vacation in Egypt, he welcomed an invitation from Fulbright alumna Dr. Mariam El Deeb(University of Minnesota AY1995-1996) of Assiut University to speak to the circle.
Following his presentation, Dr. Maged congratulated the Commission of the establishment of its alumni circles. “I am honored to be part of this circle,” he said, and “it is my wish that together we can take a part in the activities of the international community of the program.”