Honoring the great historian Prof. Dr. Isaac Obeid in a celebration at Ain Shams University

Prof. Dr. Nazmi Abdel Hamid, Vice President for Community Service and Environmental Development, held a major celebration under the title "Traveler through the ages" in the framework of the cultural season of the community service and environmental development sector and the center of papyrus studies and inscriptions to honor the great scientist and the great historian Isaac Obeid Professor of History at Ain Shams University and recipient of the State Prize.

During the meeting, Prof. Dr. Nazmi Abdul Hamid, Vice President for Community Service, expressed his happiness and gratitude for his presence in this celebration held at the University of Ain Shams, which is considered one of the most important centers in the field of environmental affairs, which includes 62 centers that contribute to the advancement of youth and community communication. Thus contributing to further progress.

Tarek Mansour, Vice Dean of Faculty of Arts for Community Service and Environmental Development pointed out that Isaac Obeid is a professor of Middle Eastern history. He was born in Assiut, Egypt. He graduated from Alexandria University in 1955 and combined the culture of the South and the North. He received his doctorate from the University of Nottingham in England. He is one of the most important writers, philosophers and translators in Egypt and in the Arab world. He has many books translated into history, literature and poetry. He also represented Egypt in many European and Arab countries.

During the meeting, Obeid expressed his happiness at his presence at the center of the papyrus and inscriptions at Ain Shams University. He stressed that Egypt will remain guarded and in progress, prosperity and lasting success.

She pointed out that Noha Salem, director of the center of studies of papyrus and engravings that the celebration of the events of the cultural season. It is one of the most important events for the presence of science and the stature and historian Isaac Obaid and his consent to the presence and attendance to honor him at the Center for Papyrus and Inscriptions at Ain Shams University.

Prof. Dr. Nazmi Abdel Hamid honored the great Scientist University for his Journey of giving, which amounted to sixty years of giving.


  • Dec 2, 2018