Five Black Arabs and their work, as well as links to additional resources on Black Arabs and combatting racism in Arabic-speaking countries.
One of our credit villagers from this summer, Yousef, shares his reflections on his experiences at Virtual Al-Waha.
A review of what we did this summer at Virtual Al-Waha 2020.
Five things you can learn at our Virtual Village, plus 2020 scholarship and registration info!
a summary with links of ten impressive Ted Talks!
about the Egyptian market Khan el-Khalili!
a review of “The Land of Hypocrisy” on Netflix!
Meet some Arabs on YouTube working in modest fashion!
about our Friday activities!
about our day-long Palestine simulation!
Assalamu alaikum, everybody! Today was one of those days when the difference between standing in the shade and standing in the sun seemed enormous. Anyway, the day campers today did one of the most fun activities in the universe, and that was blowing bubbles! bubbles at the camera! these two were passing bubbles back and forth! Also, today...
exploring world religions as practiced in the Middle-East!
Izzayyikom?! How are you?! Welcome back to our blog! The first thing we did today was say our goodbyes to our artist-in-resident Ahmed Ali El Haggar. To commemorate, we took a group photo: gathered outside Al-Quds... Afterwards, the villagers headed to their first mughamara. I followed and interrupted them to take some side profile shots for an activity for the evening program happening later today. As you...
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!
a look at Opening Day at Al-Wāḥa!
Learn about the music of Al- Wāḥa and one of our upcoming new songs!
Noting some common experiences that Arab-Americans living in the United States have…
Some similarities I noticed between Arab culture and Korean culture (as portrayed on television)!
An exchange with Sjolunden and much more!
A genuinely entertaining story exchange with some of the Waldsee crew!
Arab minorities night!
The end of our first musalsal, fine dining, and raqs (dancing)!