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Experts urge Qataris to donate organs

April 4, 2012

By Christina Andrews   Students in Education City have joined hands to increase awareness of organ donation in Qatar and encourage people to sign up as donors to save lives.   On March 25, 2012, Education City ...

NU-Q journalism students wow Evanston colleagues

March 22, 2012

By Ghina El Aker   Northwestern University in Qatar welcomed a delegation of six journalism students as well as seven faculty and staff members from Northwestern University's main campus in Evanston this week---and sopho...

Internet problems continue to plague dorms, frustrate students

February 28, 2012

By Aamena Ahmed   Students who live in Education City housing are growing increasingly frustrated with its poor internet connections, which can make doing homework or papers an infuriating ordeal on a daily basis. &...

Parking woes continue to plague EC students , staff and faculty, with no end in sight

February 20, 2012

By Aamena Ahmed   The beginning of construction on the Qatar Foundation's Central Library last semester is continuing to cause serious shortages of parking spaces on campus---and has resulted in an increase in parking ticke...

Animal Cruelty on the rise in Qatar

February 19, 2012

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Qatar celebrates sports, not Valentines

February 15, 2012

By Aamena Ahmed   Students at all six universities in Education City celebrated the country's first National Sports Day with the rest of Qatar on Tuesday, taking advantage of the holiday, which celebrates active and healt...

Want to be social? Smoke, say EC students

February 15, 2012

By Alanna Alexander   Students in Education City are complaining that too many of their colleagues have begun smoking as a habit, turning it into a social event.     A freshman at Carnegie Mellon University in Qat...

Three universities and eight Doha high schools work together to redesign Sheraton suites

January 30, 2012

By Penny Yi Wang   High school students joined hands with university students over the weekend to redesign VIP suites in Sheraton Doha. This competition is a part of the 30 year celebrations of the Sheraton Hotel.   Th...

NU-Q students join the crowds at Qatar’s motor show

January 27, 2012

By Mohammed Noorudeen   DOHA:It is probably one of the most awaited shows of the year. With all the Land Cruisers and Mini Coopers in Doha, it makes perfect sense for Qatar to host a motor show for its car lovers. &nb...

University and high school students join forces in design competition

January 26, 2012

By Penny Yi Wang   Over the weekend, the Interior Design Department and Design Entrepreneurship Department at Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar will host a design competition to renovate the Sheraton Hotel's Heads...

EC event raises money for Red Crescent projects in Somalia

January 21, 2012

By Penny Yi Wang   As part of the global effort to raise awareness about the ongoing strife in Somalia, college students in Qatar teamed up to hold the first ever Fiesta Somalia

Northwestern University in Qatar breaks ground for new campus building

November 29, 2011

By Zainab Sultan   Northwestern University in Qatar broke ground Tuesday on its new Education City building, which Dean Everette Dennis told the audience of staff, faculty and dignitaries from Northwestern's Evanston campus ...

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