He is shy, introvert yet very expressive. He might look timid but his intensity accompanied by inbuilt poetic temperament has got him anchored in the reality of life. He thinks more from heart then mind, thus his angst and agony for those at the receiving end find its way through poems.

Zemenu Haddis Desalew, 24, the overall topper for this academic year 2012-13, from College of Social Science and Humanities hails from Amhara region in Debayitilatgin district. He has great penchant for Amharic language; and the results is evident as he has secured GPA 4, leaving 34 of them trailing behind.

Mr. Jemal Said Ebrahim has scored a GPA of 3.96 and he is the top candidate in his field of study in AMU.  When asked, how he got this, he replied saying that he had worked hard.  “I have been studying for more than 8 hours per day” says he and this has helped him to stand first in his field. He had studied hard in primary and secondary schools and he has been reading extra books part from classes. He has been reading not just class books but other subject books as well and this has kept him abreast with knowledge.

Mr. Yenealem Ewentu Jewdie of Economics Department has something to feel proud of for what he has done.  He has score 3.94, a very high score among all economics candidates, something which has earned him topper model for his class in the Graduation ceremony.  “I study hard, from primary school to college and I put in around 8 hours of work perday” he says.  Also, he likes to read books on many subjects written by scholars and authors and that has been published on many subjects.

Entrepreneurship training for graduating students at all AMU campuses has started today and it would be helpful to them personally in their careers  says Dr. Arvind Bhatt a trainer and faculty in the Dept of Management studies at AMU.  Mr. Mulgeta Mehari is the co-ordinator of this two day program covering basics of entrepreneurship, small business, Market Research and Market Planning besides dealing sources of finance and Negotiation skills. 

The computer science department at Arba Minch University has come up with some interesting models to show at the exhibition today held at University gymnasium.   Different types of software, different projects of graduating class students are exhibited as well as there are projects of G-4 final year students and MSc projects were on display .