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Teacher Appreciation Day

Walailak University students attended the Teacher Appreciation Day (Wai Kru Day) for Academic Year 2019

On July 18, 2019, Professor Dr. Sombat Thamrongthanyawong, President of Walailak University, was the president of ceremony of the Teacher’s Day Ceremony for the 2019 academic year. Students, administrative board, and division of student affairs of Walailak University arranged the Teacher’s Day Ceremony to show appreciation and gratitude to their teachers. More than 1,500 students in Walailak University participated in this ceremony where the student representatives offered flowers to the teachers to convey love and respect.

The president addressed at the ceremony that the custom is distinctive to Thai culture and that the tradition is uncommon in Western society.

“Teacher Appreciation Ceremony is one of the most important days in Thai tradition. Thai culture reveres a