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NU-Q Go Wild Week 2016

NU-Q Go Wild Week 2016

Video by Basmah Kamran Azmi, Jueun Choi and Paulo Fugen Every year, Northwestern University in Qatar hosts “Go Wild Week,” an annual spirit week including a whole series of events, including Purple Fest and the Media and Research Awards showcase and ceremony. Take a look at this year’s iteration of “Go Wild Week.”…

The Senior Series: Lesson Learned

The Senior Series: Lesson Learned

Video by Youmna Al- Gailey and Paulo Fugen   Welcome to the Senior Series, a series where we ask Education City students questions about their college experience! In this first video, we ask seniors from all over EC about the most valuable lesson they’ve learned over their time as undergrads!…

Racism Allegations Rock HBKU Men’s Football League

Racism Allegations Rock HBKU Men’s Football League

Written by Meher Mehtab.  The Northwestern University in Qatar men’s football team boycotted its final match against Texas A&M University at Qatar, after the latter’s supporters allegedly chanted racists slurs at NU-Q players. The incident occurred during the Qatar Foundation Education City Football League match on February 23, 2016, according to supporters of the NU-Q [...]…

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International Journalists Discuss Future of Journalism at World Media Summit 2016.

International Journalists Discuss Future of Journalism at World Media Summit 2016.

Written by Fatima Hassan. Photo by Sara Al-Ansari.  The World Media Summit (WMS) is off to an excellent start, after the opening ceremony was held last evening. Sheikh Hamad bin Thamer Al Thani, chairman of the board of Al Jazeera Media Network was the first speaker at the ceremony. He…

The Blurred Lines between Journalism and Activism

The Blurred Lines between Journalism and Activism

Written by Neha Rashid and Noor Odeh.  The difference between an activist and a journalist is not a clear line, though it should be, said Wahyu Dhyatmika, managing editor at Tempo.co, an Indonesian news website, during Sunday’s panel titled, “How to Cover Violent Extremism and Survive.” The panel focused on…

Distinguished Journalists Recognized With Awards at the IPI Annual Gala Dinner

Distinguished Journalists Recognized With Awards at the IPI Annual Gala Dinner

Written by Shuhan Zhang To cap off the first day of the International Press Institute’s 2016 World Congress in Doha, Qatar, IPI honored Ahmad Zeidabadi, an Iranian journalist, as its 68th World Press Freedom Hero, and the independent Turkish news platform Medyascope.tv as its 2016 Free Media Pioneer. Both awards…

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