Women In Power قوة النساء

إذا أردت أن تدمر شعباً إبدأ بالمرأة فهي نصف المجتمع و تربي النصف الآخر, احرمها من التعليم و اعمل على جهلها و أبعدها عن الثقافة و العلم و ستحصل على مجتمع جاهل” هذه كانت مقولة قرأتها اليوم و قضيت اليوم كله و أنا أفكر بما تعنيه و كم تعبر عن الواقع الذي نعيش فيه. على…

TEDxIIT

In the previous months, I worked with an amazing team of students at Illinois Institute of Technology to organize a TEDx event (see www.ted.com/tedx for more information). This year we had the word “Exponential” as a theme for the talks. Organizing an event like that can be really challenging; it took us a lot of time and…

IIT Research Day poster competition

IIT Research Day poster competition is an annual event organized by the IIT Office of Research The competition is divided into graduate and undergraduate tracks and includes students from various academic departments. Each department chooses the best researches/posters, and then asks them to participate in this competition. Along with 48 other posters, my team and…

The American Vigil

I know that the following lines talking about American martyrs might sound weird since I am a Syrian student writing them and I have tens of thousands of martyrs in my country that I can mourn, but the thing is I am a human being in the first place. When I first heard about the…

Taste of IIT

The Syrian students at Illinois Institute of Technology formed the Syrian Club organization to introduce the Syrian rich culture to the IIT community. Our main goal was to organize entertaining events that will show people what the Syrian culture is all about. The taste of IIT is an annual event hosted by Illinois Institute of…