The First Years Last ForeverFebruary 9, 2016

Be Careful What You Model

Parents who can better handle conflicts and go through a healthy separation process are more able to model life positively to their children because they did not destroy the family by separating, but they had separated because the family relationship became unhappy and unstable. “Conflict and stress in the home pose a serious threat to

Guest ArticleFebruary 7, 2016

What Do You Know About Others?

What is Big Data, how are we contributing to it’s growth, and how is it affecting our lives? Embed from Getty Images A new concept called “Big Data” emerged about three years ago, referring to the huge amounts of data aggregated in the databases of giant companies, such as Facebook, Amazon, Google, etc. The size

AUSMUN SeriesFebruary 4, 2016

WIMUN- A New Take on MUN (@AUS_ModelUN)

What makes a negotiation more effective? Majority rules? Or consensus? I recently participated in the World Federation of

stARTFebruary 4, 2016

Do It بالعربي

Do It بالعربي is a new project presented to (and from) the Arab speaking world, based on the original Do It project initiated by Hans Ulrich Obrist in France, 1993. Sharjah Art Foundation is holding the first Arabic version of the “Do It” project under the title Do It بالعربي, Do It in Arabic. Do

Back to HumanityFebruary 1, 2016

I Am A “Refugee”

The article discusses what it truly means to be a refugee, the struggle they face and the life they have been pushed into. Lonely. Lost. Hungry. Heartbroken. All those feelings combined and more lay deep within a refugee’s soul. We know they feel this way, we hear about it, we read it on the news

Press ReleaseJanuary 31, 2016

Coffee Or Tea, Which Will You Choose? The #CostaDebate By @CostaCoffeeUAE

Launching “The Costa Debate” as part of the 8th Emirates Airlines Festival Of Literature. For the third year

NationalJanuary 28, 2016

Sheraa: A New Spirit In The World of Innovative Business Leadership (@SheraaSharjah)

The launch of Sharjah’s entrepreneurship center “Sheraa”, and all what it aspires to achieve from support to entrepreneurs and

Guest ArticleJanuary 28, 2016

Solo in the Seychelles

When you are face to face with yourself on a deserted island and the daily noise is shut

Exploring LifeJanuary 26, 2016

Remembering Mohammad Ali Zainal

The author talks about a Saudi businessman and philanthropist named Mohammad Ali Zainal who made great contributions to the field of education in the Arabian Peninsula. In the past few decades, the Arabian Peninsula has gone through countless changes and developments in the field of education. Today, it hosts several world-class universities and schools that

Guest ArticleJanuary 24, 2016

Feminism & Islam: Celebrating The Gentle Giants

The author explores how interrelated it is to be a feminist and a muslim at the same time,

Emirati ReflectionsJanuary 21, 2016

Lost Treasures

The UAE is home to many expats who have lived here for many years. Unfortunately, countless of them left the country without documenting their stories and their perspective of the country’s development. It has been a year now, since I started writing for Sail Magazine. It has been a challenging yet wonderful experience, especially that

The Art of ObservationJanuary 20, 2016

Is There A Graffiti Movement In The UAE?

Looking into Grafitti art, what it means and how it is currently practiced in the UAE to determine whether there is an actual graffiti movement. Just like any other term, “graffiti” can be perceived in several ways. Some might see it as an impressive form of art while others might see it as a practice

12 LessonsJanuary 19, 2016

New Year, I Come Unprepared

The author writes about the importance of accepting the future’s uncertainties, and not focusing too much on new

InternationalJanuary 15, 2016

Alan Rickman, A Tribute

The author pays a tribute to legendary British actor Alan Rickman who passed away due to cancer. Embed

AUSMUN SeriesJanuary 14, 2016

AUSMUN: A Conference Aiming for Global Peace (@AUS_ModelUN)

This article discusses the aims behind the AUSMUN conference, the benefits to delegates and to future generations as

Just a NassasaryJanuary 13, 2016

Flashback: 2015

The author looks back into 2015 and remembers all the events that made news, and how we can