The Peninsula: Sheikha Hind Meets Officials From Qatar Foundation Partners

H E Sheikha Hind bint Hamad Al Thani, vice chairperson and CEO of the Qatar Foundation (QF), met senior officials from QF’s partner universities during a recent five-day visit to the United States.

The tour included meetings with Cornell University, Texas A&M University, Virginia Commonwealth University, Northwestern University, Carnegie Mellon University, Georgetown University, HEC Paris, and University College London (UCL).

Sheikha Hind said, “At Qatar Foundation everything starts with education, it’s how we began. We’re committed to the concept of lifelong learning, and to providing an ecosystem where education can impact the life of every person.”

In 2008, QF celebrated its first convocation, and in 2016, its cohort of graduates included 650 students, with a large number of alumni now pursuing rewarding careers and contributing to Qatar’s sustainable development.

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