Amman – On the occasion of the Battle of Karameh, the University’s President, Prof. Mohammad Mahmoud Al Hileh, inaugurated the Battle of Karameh Gallery, which was organized by the Library Department in cooperation with the Sons of Great Arab Revolt Club.
The gallery consisted of photographs that reflected the battle’s procedurals, depictions of battle grounds’ nature, and a review of learned lessons. There were also pictures of the battle’s martyrs and a list of their military rankings. Moreover, the gallery’s inauguration ceremonies were attended by Vice-President, Prof. Mahmoud Al Wadi, and a number of teaching and administrative staff, as well as a number of students.
University’s President reaffirmed that Middle East University, through this gallery that embodies a fragment of the Arab Army’s great sacrifices, expresses its pride in the history of this battle and what it has achieved, remembering the martyrs of duty and dignity who watered the lands of Palestine and Jordan with their blood.
The Middle East University was founded in 2005 as a Graduate Studies University with twelve specializations. Towards the beginning of the academic year 2008-2009 the university opened twenty specializations for both Graduate and Undergraduate students with the ongoing growth in staff and students.