Theoretically, there is an endless number of essays that exist merely to sing praises to the value of education as a quintessential aspect of one’s personal and professional life, therefore there is no pressure to prove that argument, as it is already a well-established one. However, something is to be…


Before I started my Fulbright Program, I was working as an Arts Program Administrator for children in Egypt and the Arab World in non-formal settings. Parallel to my professional pathway, I had explored hobbies like applied theater, creative writing, acting, drawing, and filmmaking. At one point, my career became a…


If you are reading this article, the first thing that you need to know is that I have been writing this for two years. I actually started once I had been notified that I was accepted to the Fulbright Program to study in the United States. In fact, I had…


A few weeks ago, Scientific American joined the trend of upgrading the term climate change to climate EMERGENCY. We all hate COVID-19, but we have seen its impact on the environment. A few months of human inactivity created a “Green Recovery.” …


There is nothing like seeing a long-awaited dream come true, except seeing a bunch of them in one year. This year I was selected as a Fulbright student, started my masters, and got married! 2020 was one of the most challenging years for everyone on this planet. However, I cannot…


For the next year, Fulbright MENA will be showcasing a handful of students as they study in the United States with their new series, A Year in the Fulbright Life. Each month, spotlighted students will share an update as they continue on their Fulbright journey.

August 2021

I met a…


For the next year, Fulbright MENA will be showcasing a handful of students as they study in the United States with their new series, A Year in the Fulbright Life. Each month, spotlighted students will share an update as they continue on their Fulbright journey.

August 2021

I really loved…


For the next year, Fulbright MENA will be showcasing a handful of students as they study in the United States with their new series, A Year in the Fulbright Life. Each month, spotlighted students will share an update as they continue on their Fulbright journey.

August 2021:

Just before I…


For the next year, Fulbright MENA will be showcasing a handful of students as they study in the United States with their new series, A Year in the Fulbright Life. Each month, spotlighted students will share an update as they continue on their Fulbright journey.

August 2021

Starting grad school…


For the next year, Fulbright MENA will be showcasing a handful of students as they study in the United States with their new series, A Year in the Fulbright Life. Each month, spotlighted students will share an update as they continue on their Fulbright journey.

August 2021

I arrived in…

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Fulbright Foreign Student Program in MENA blog. Sponsored by U.S. Dept of State. https://www.amideast.org/our-work/find-a-scholarship/graduate-study/fulbright

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