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Siam Founder’s Day 2018

15 August 2018

Siam University’s administrator, staff, faculties gathered together to celebrate the Founder’s Day 2018 at Siam Technical college by honoring the late Dr. Narong Mongkhonvanit, the founder of both Siam University and Siam Technical College.

  

Teacher Appreciation Day 2018

The Wai Kru ceremony (พิธีไหาัครู) or the Teacher Appreciation Day 2018 was held on 30 August 2018. It is the Thai ritual where students’ pay respect to their teachers and administration. This year Thai and International students joined together to celebrate the event. Dr. Pornchai Mongkhonvanit warmly welcomed all the students to begin the new academic school year of 2018. International students from China, Finland, Franch, Germany, and Nepal have participated in this program.

Department Orientation – Semester 1/2018

Orientation is the opportunity to learn about the university, how to navigate the campus. During the stay, students will learn about the culture, norms, and build a strong network which will help the SU journey on the right path. The orientation started with a warm welcome speech by our Respected President Dr. Pornchai Mongkhonvanit, followed by the Acting Director Dr. Duminda Jayaranjan. The president mentioned about 21st-century learning skills and how students can learn together in this multi-cultural environment. This year we have students from Africa, Franch, Finland, Germany, Japan, Nepal, Thailand.

Official Ceremony 2017

Tuesday, 17 July 2018 was the graduation day of Siam University which had been held at Queen Sirikit National Convention Center. Siam University was gratefully received the great honour of being the chairperson of the ceremony from Her Royal Highness Princess Soamsawali.
In 2017 academic year, there were 2,590 graduates from Bachelors’ Degrees to Doctorates.
Congratulations on every graduate’s success.

Hukwang Game 2018 – Siam University

This year the Hu-Kwang Game 2018 (Siam Sports Day) with the theme of Harry Potter was organized by the members of Student Council of 12 departments on Saturday 31 March 2018. There were four teams; Yellow (Hufflepuff), Red (Gryffindor), Blue (Ravenclaw) and Green (Slytherin). This year students from International Program BBA participated in the Yellow team. International students from yellow team played Basketball, Table tennis, and Chair ball and they also participated in the morning Parade and won the 1st prize.

Morning Parade

Students from Thailand, Nigeria, and China also played Basketball and won the 1st Prize.

Basketball Team

In Table Tennis, the yellow team won 1st prize in doubles and  Runner-up in Singles

Winner in Doubles

Runner-up in singles

The event ended up with Cheerleading competition where the team received an honorable mention award.

Cheerleading

The event was conducted in 2 languages; Thai and English and students from Myanmar and Thai were the MC for the event.

Congratulations to all the winning teams and participants.

Contribution by: Suriyain Phongitthidej (Angad Sachdev)
Photography by: Jeremi Castex (AE)

Thai Cooking Lesson for International Students

On 06 December 2017, Thai Hotel and Tourism Department hosted a cooking class for the International students of our university. Thai foods are unique in taste with different ingredients. First, the teacher demonstrated each item to the students. After that, students formed a group and cooked the newly learnt menu with the help of Hotel and Tourism students. Som Tam (ส้มตำ), Tom Kha Gai (ต้มขาไก่), Pad Thai (ผัดไท), Pumpkin in Coconut Milk (ฟักทองแกงบวด) are among the foods they learnt in the cooking class. Once finished, the group shared with other to taste their new experience in Thai cooking. Thanks to the Thai Hotel and Tourism Department for hosting a short course for the International Students.

Annual Teacher Appreciation Day 2017

The Siam University Annual Teacher Appreciation Day commenced on Thursday, 7 September 2017.  Students from Thai and International programs attended to show their respect to Siam administration and teachers and celebrated the long-time tradition of this ceremony.

The Wai Khru Ceremony (พิธีไหาัครู) is an annual Teacher Appreciation Day and is a Thai ritual where students pay respect towards their teachers and administration.  The ceremony symbolizes the students’ expression of gratitude and formalizes the relationship between the student and teacher.  This ceremony occurs in most schools across Thailand in the beginning of the year.