The well known politician Dr. Ahmed Chalabi invited a group of the college's faculty and student headed by the Dean of College of Science Prof. Dr. Salih M. Ali. The group of college faculty also included Assist. Prof. Dr. Shafik Sh. Shafik, Dean Deputy for Students Affairs, and Assist. Prof. Dr. Raed K. Naji, Chairman of the Department of Mathematics. The invitation was dedicated to tribute first graduated student of the college, Ms. Fatin Adel Shalal from the Department of Mathematics of the College of Science-University of Baghdad.
During the meeting, Dr. Chalabi pointed out the importance of supporting graduated young Iraqi scientists, particularly those who showed a significant performance during their basic four-year study level. He also mentioned the weight of providing financial support to local scientific conferences to be held by the college.
At the end of the meeting, the dean acknowledged Dr. Chalabi's hospitality and his concern about the college's students, and offered him the Shield of The College as an expression of gratitude.