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Education City universities offer community classes to the public

Lolwa Al Thani

October 13, 2016

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  Education City universities will be offering community classes open to the public starting this October. Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar, Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar and Univ...

HRL to possibly postpone new winter housing policies till next year

October 4, 2016

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By Meher MehtabHamad Bin Khalifa University Housing and Residence Life is considering a reversion of the new housing policy announced last month that plans to charge students for staying in their rooms over the winter break. “There is nothing...

HBKU Student Center’s events management coordinator passes away

Ifath Arwah Sayed

September 30, 2016

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  Bachar M. El Tabbah, the events management coordinator at the Hamad Bin Khalifa University Student Center, passed away early Friday morning in Doha. El Tabbah, 32, died in sleep, said Melissa Winter, the assistant direc...

Al Meera Hypermarket to open in residence halls and HBKU Student Center

Jueun Choi

September 27, 2016

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Al Meera Hypermarket is planning to open three branches in Education City in early 2017: one each in the male and female residence halls, and one in the Hamad Bin Khalifa University Student Center. The hypermarket will repla...

NU-Q set to move to its new building in Spring

Ifath Arwah Sayed and Shakeeb Asrar

September 20, 2016

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  Northwestern University in Qatar is expected to move to its new permanent building early next semester Everette E. Dennis, dean of NU-Q, confirmed to The Daily Q. While the exact date for the move-in has not been speci...

Housing and Residence Life to charge students staying over the winter break

Shakeeb Asrar and Wajeeha Malik

September 8, 2016

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    Starting December 16, students living in the residential halls in Education City will have to check out of their rooms before leaving for winter break or pay a weekly rate if they plan to stay during th...

Faculty Profile: Marco Williams and his journey to becoming an award-winning filmmaker

Ifath Sayed

September 6, 2016

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Marco Williams grew up in Lower East Side of New York without a television and never went to the movies. So it isn’t surprising that he never expected to become a film studies professor or a documentary filmmaker, let alone win nu...

Education City Summer Roundup

Ifath Sayed

August 25, 2016

Filed under Features, News

Here is a list of important events and updates from Education City that you might have missed over the summer. QF Radio programs terminated By Wajeeha Malik Qatar Foundation Radio 91.7 FM announced in June that it...

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