Congratulations to University of Jaffna’s new Vice Chancellor!

On behalf of the Jaffna University alumni association (JUAA) – Canada, I would like to extend my heartiest congratulations and best wishes to you on your appointment as the Vice Chancellor of University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka. Personally, I was so excited and extremely happy when this appointment was announced. This is one of the most prestigious and responsible positions in our Tamil community and you truly deserve it, as you possess all the right qualities required for this job – the sound academic background, outstanding leadership qualities, and exceptional interpersonal skills.

We are very confident that you have the right vision, foresight, and the courage to lead the University of Jaffna to another level of success in academic and extracurricular activities in the coming years.

Once again, we wish you all the very best.

Sellathurai Suthakaran
President, Jaffna University Alumni Association (JUAA) – Canada

The First Official Dinner and Dance

The First official Dinner & Dance organised by JUAA Canada took place on Saturday October 19th, 2019 at the Princess Banquet Hall, Scarborough. A large gathering of members, their families and well wishers were cordially welcomed by the President Sellathurai Suthakaran.

The Chief Guest of the dinner was Veerakathi Manivannan, Ph.D (McMaster), one of the founding members of JUAA and the past President of the Association of Sri Lankan Graduates of Canada.

Annual Picnic – 2019

The annual get-together and picnic was held on July 13th 2019 at Thompson Park, Scarborough. Many attended the picnic and it was a whole day program.There were lots of food, snacks, drinks and plenty of entertainment and games for the members and their children.