a review of “The Land of Hypocrisy” on Netflix!
checking out Spotify’s Arabic music playlists!
about five of my favorite Arabic words/phrases!
Wishing you a very happy United Nations World Arabic Language Day!
looking back at this summer!
about our talent show and more!
about our scavenger hunt and more!
about our exchange with Lac du Bois and more!
about our carnival and more!
about our wedding simulation and the rest of the day’s activities!
about our preparations for I-day and more!
about Goha, a famous wise fool character, and the day’s activities!
about our refugee simulation and more!
a description of our Opening Day activities!
about our Friday activities!
about our Thursday and the evening dance competition!
about our day-long Palestine simulation!
a look at our election day simulation!
exploring world religions as practiced in the Middle-East!
a look at our beach day activities and our ancient civilizations evening program!
a look at our restful Saturday!
about what we did on Friday!
some snapshots of today’s activities, including traveling along the Silk Road!
hunting for treasure and more, at Al- Wāḥa!
Marhaban! Kayfa halakom?! How are you doing?! Today, we began the day with morning exercises, or tamareen al-sabah, followed by the raising of the flag (today’s flag was Saudia Arabia’s), and breakfast, which consisted of eggs, bread with za’tar, and grapes, among other foods. Next, we headed over to the cabins, or buyoot (technically, “houses”), and cleaned up our living spaces. Afterward, we headed back to Al-Quds, our dining hall, named after the city...
a look at Opening Day at Al-Wāḥa!