Oxford Brookes University statement on Hassan Alhallaq
Tuesday, 22 July 2014
Oxford Brookes was recently made aware of the sad news that Hassan Alhallaq, a graduate of the University, is currently in intensive care as a result of the current conflict in Gaza.
of Hassan’s family were killed in an attack which hit a family home in the
Hassan was the third recipient of the annual Gaza Scholarship. He was a Masters
student at the University during the 2012/13 academic year, and he did
exceptionally well. He won the Technologies Prize awarded by the University
Department of Computing and Communication for outstanding achievement in the
Masters Degree of Science in eBusiness.
Professor Janet Beer, Vice-Chancellor at Oxford Brookes
University, said: “We are deeply shocked and saddened by this tragic
news. Hassan came to Oxford with his family and became fully embedded into
the life of the city and the University. Our thoughts are with him at this