The first ever Continental Conference for Asia and Oceania on the Apostolic Constitution Veritatis gaudium was hosted by Assumption University of Thailand, The Sacred Congregation for Catholic Education and, the Central Secretariat of the Federation of Asia Bishop’s Conference, Hong Kong, on May 11, 2018 at the UNESCO Honorary memorial Meeting Room, John XXIII Conference Center,  Suvarnabhumi campus.  The sixty six participants in the  historic meeting were Rectors, Presidents and Deans of Ecclesiastical Institutions of Higher Education in Asia and Oceania. 

 

Assumption University of Thailand and the United Board for Christian Higher Education in Asia(UBCHEA), Hong Kong hosted the Advanced Leadership Seminar for Leaders, “Leading the Whole Person Way” from May 2-6, 2018 at the Assumption University Suvaranbhumi’s King David Residence Hall.  Attended by Senior Academic leaders from South East Asia, the leadership seminar involved 44 participants who engaged in wholesome workshop sessions and ample networking activities.

H.E.Mr. Noh Kwang-il, the Ambassador of Embassy of the Republic of Korea addressed the MBA students at the Assumption University (Huamak Campus) as the Speaker of the Month on May 24, 2018 

 

 The Director of the Office of International Affairs Mr. Glen CHATELIER and Dr. Ioan VOICU attended the Eucharistic Celebration to mark the 5th Pontificate of HHPope Francis presided over by H.E. Cardinal Kriengsak, Archbishop of the Diocese of Bangkok and the Catholic Bishop’s Conference of Thailand and attended by Archbishop Paul Tschang In-Nam, the Apostolic Nuncio to Thailand at the Assumption Cathedral on March 18, 2018  

 

The Director of the office of International Affairs on March 21, 2018 participated in the CNN Experience at the W Hotel Bangkok and engaged in a lively intellectual exchange with Richard Quest, the CNN famed Anchor of Quest means Business

 

Ms. Jennifer Ann Harhigh, current Consular General, the US Mission in Chiang mai and a former AU-Loyola University Study Abroad student at Assumption University (1992) addressed the Faculty and students of the Montfort de Rosario School of Architecture on March 21, 2018 on the recently inaugurated exhibition “Good and Great Friends” marking the 200th Anniversary of Thai-U.S. Relations in 2018.  The event was presided over by Brother Dr. Prathip Martin Komolmas, the Rector Emeritus of Assumption University with Dr. Vindhai Cocracul, Vice President for Academic Affairs delivering the Welcome speech. 

 

 

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