SOCIAL SCENE

Assoc. Prof. Udomrat Sa-Nguansiritham, lecturer at the Faculty of Nursing, CMU, received an honorary plate for being outstanding mother of the year 2006 from HRH Princess Soamsawalee on Mother’s Day at Suan Amphorn, Bangkok.

Dr. Edward Kanemasu (center), director of the Global Program and assistant dean of International Affairs for the College of Agriculture and Environment Sciences, University of Georgia, USA met at the CMU president’s office with Prof. Dr. Pongsak Angkasith (right), president of Chiang Mai University, and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Thanan Anumanratchaton (left), vice president of CMU, on August 11 while visiting CMU to give advice on various academic affairs.

Savas Rattakunjara (right), executive assistant manager, and Chaleenuch Visith (left), director of public relations at Mandarin Oriental Dhara Dhevi, Chiang Mai welcomed the MICE and Tourism Company management team from Australia during their visit to Chiang Mai recently. The group will promote Chiang Mai tourism to the Australian market as a cultural heritage and traditional prosperity destination.