On 18th August 2017, Prof. Banchong Mahaisavariya, M.D., Acting for President of Mahidol University, presided over the freshmen welcoming activity "Rak Nong: Mahidol Volunteer" at Mahidol Learning Center, Mahidol University, Salaya Campus. He emphasised that the activity is for supporting freshman to have volunteer spirit and know how to sacrifice themselves for benefits of others. The activity was also joined by Assoc. Prof. Preecha Soontranan, M.D., Acting Vice President for Student Affairs and Alumni, together with Mahidol University staffs.
Mr. Naphat Mangkharat, President of Mahidol University Student Council for the year 2017, reported to the President about the activity and lead new students to pledge for the determination for benefits of others, anti-drugs, smoking, alcohol, and corruption.
Furthermore, Asst. Prof. Jongdee To-Im, Ph.D., delivered the report on volunteer activity bases undertaken by senior students. These activities include knowledge transfer, idea exchange and activity presentations such as through posters, video clips shared via student personal Facebook account with the tag on #Mahidol Volunteer.