Annual Alumni and Donor Dinner at LUMS

Lahore: 14 Feb: The LUMS Annual Alumni and Donor Dinner was hosted in the LUMS lawns on February 11, 2012. The LUMS trustees, senior management and faculty, as well as staff, greeted the LUMS alumni and the generous donors who support various initiatives at LUMS.
Mr. Zahid Khan, MBA 1989 and President of SDSB Alumni Association and the LUMS Vice Chancellor, Dr. Adil Najam welcomed the guests and appreciated the generous support of socially responsible individuals and corporations. Dr. Najam also announced the fundraising drive for the Dr. Abdus Salam Chair at LUMS to honour the memory of an inspirational son of Pakistan. This Chair will fund a Professor who will not just be an intellectual, but will also have made major contributions in his or her area of study.
Pro Chancellor Syed Babar Ali spoke about the LUMS National Outreach Programme and highlighted the importance of giving back to LUMS.
A brief documentary on the LUMS National Outreach Programme was shown to the audience showcasing the initiative which gives scholarships to the underprivileged talent of the country.
Dr. Najam also presented a plaque to the Director, Resource Development & Alumni Affairs, Sheikh Ali Hussain (EMBA 2007) on the completion of his ten years service at LUMS and as a farewell gesture.
Sheikh Ali Hussain, who was also the Master of Ceremonies, thanked Fatima Group and its leadership, for being the principal sponsor for the event.
He also appreciated the support of Coca Cola Corporation for being a general sponsor of the dinner. Dinner was followed by performances by Arieb Azhar and Fariha Pervaiz, which were much appreciated by all.
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