I taught myself the significance of commitment and dedication

It seems yesterday although it was last year (2013) at this time that I was in the critical process of filling out and completing the many applications for entrance into a Liberal Arts music college in the United States. This pivotal process in my life which would determine my access into an esteemed educational community…

Our Berlin Wall in Syria:

  Twenty-five years ago people from both Eastern and Western Germany gathered and hugged each other after the fall of Berlin Wall. In the international forums Germany would no longer represented as two countries; from that moment forward, there would be one country, one flag, and – most important of all – one nation. Previously,…

البحوث, الأفكار و التعاون: مستقبل سوريا

سوريا تعاني الان اصعب الظروف و أكثرها ايلاما في تاريخها المعاصر, ما خسرته سوريا لا يمكن تحمل كلفته. بقرب حلول العام الجديد شهدنا فقدان اكثر من 120 الف من المواطنين السوريين, أطفال, نساء و رجال كان لهم احلام كبيرة و لكنها انتهت باكرا قبل ان تتسنى لهم الفرصة لتحقيقها. خلال الصراع المسلح الذي امتد طيلة…

Research, Ideas and Collaboration: The Future of Syria

Syria is suffering through one of the painful and hardest crises in its modern history — the individual and collective loss almost unfathomable.  As we approach 2014, the New Year, we have witnessed the death toll exceed 120,000 – children, women and men whose dreams and visions ended too soon. We have lost neighborhoods, communities,…