The Daily Q

Students watch U.S. Election amid pizza, chocolates and…sleeping bags at Georgetown

Do November 8, 2012

By Silma Suba     Pizza boxes, chocolates and lots of coffee mugs were scattered everywhere as approximately 40 students and staff from all over Education City spent the night camped out in the student lounge in ...

ABP edge Pirates 1-0 in scrappy encounter

Do October 25, 2012

By Ralph Martins     An unstable team, tough luck and questionable refereeing meant that the NU-Q Pirates search for their first win must continue over Eid after a bitter defeat to the Academic Bridge Program (ABP) football team Wednesday evening.   The Pirates were left shaki...

Qatar celebrates sports, not Valentines

Do 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...

EC event raises money for Red Crescent projects in Somalia

Do 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

VCU-Q celebrates South Asian culture

Do November 30, 2011

By Usama Alony and Yara Darwish Education City has a large population of people from Indian, Pakistan, Nepal and Bangladesh, who are known as "Desis. Every year, to celebrate their Desi culture, Virginia Commenwealth University in Qatar hosts Desi Night, showcas...

Syrian expats protest Assad’s regime in Doha

Do November 27, 2011

By Ismaeel Naar Thousands of Syrian expatriates living in Qatar rallied here Saturday to support the Syrian revolution against the regime of President Bashar Al-Assad, at one point burning his effigy in a mock execution. When the effigy fell from where it was hanging, protesters st...

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