Youth

FeatureDecember 7, 2016

5 Reasons Why I Would Enroll My Daughter in Sharjah Girl Guides (@ShjGirlGuides)

Iman Ben Chaibah (@ImanBenChaibah)

Iman Ben Chaibah (@ImanBenChaibah)

Iman Ben Chaibah, founder of Sail Publishing, a digital publishing house for online magazines and ebooks, and editor in chief of the Emirati Sail Magazine, an online magazine about community and culture written in English by Emirati columnists. Iman is a multi award winner in digital publishing, entrepreneurship, and literature. Iman has also completed the Leadership Strategies in Magazine Media Course in Yale University. Besides her work in publishing, she also lectures in Canadian University in Dubai.
Iman Ben Chaibah (@ImanBenChaibah)

What benefits can you expect for your daughters once you enroll them in Sharjah Girl Guides? And does it matter for the girls as they grow up and for their communities. I was invited the last month to the annual ceremony of Sharjah Girls Guide (SGG), in which Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher Bint Mohammed Al

HealthNovember 10, 2016

How My Panic Attacks Started, And 5 Tips To Manage Them

Mariam Khalifa (@thesleepwriter)

Mariam Khalifa is a senior student at Zayed Univeristy, majoring in International Studies, and specializing in Culture and Society. Her hobbies include writing short stories, poems, and photography. She is interested in all topics relating to culture, society, art, and lifestyle.

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Having a panic attack is a scary experience, and it is the result of the accumulation of anxiety

CultureOctober 27, 2016

Why Do People Choose Shopping Malls To Spend Their Free Time In The UAE?

Dr. Mona Al Ali

Dr. Mona Al Ali

Dr. Mona Al Ali is an assistant professor and the coordinator of the Art History and Museum Studies Program at the University of Sharjah, UAE. Her research focuses on visitors studies. Moreover, she is interested in researching UAE society and the dramatic change it has been through. Dr. Al Ali has a strong passion for museums, Islamic history, and art, with many publications of her own in those fields. She has been giving talks related to the history of museums in UAE, impacts of social change in museum development, museum and identity and strategies to attract visitors to museums.
Dr. Mona Al Ali

Ever realized the reasons behind why people go to shopping malls in the UAE? And how many academic

EmployeeOctober 12, 2016

Multitasking Is Killing Your Brain

Fatma AlSahoul (@Fatmalsahoul)

Fatma is a nineteen-year-old student who’s currently pursuing her undergraduate studies in Finance at Zayed University in Dubai. Fatma has always dreamed to be a successful entrepreneur one day with countless innovative ideas that will help make a positive difference. She also wouldn’t mind to pursue a career involving her passions, writing and public-speaking. Conversations around topics like history, politics, and religion fascinates and interests her. Fatma’s column titled “A 90's Kid Perspective” includes this 19 years old’s perspective regarding different current affairs. This column is a safe place where all opinions are welcomed and respected.

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Many people believe themselves to be multitasking masters; however, our brains were not build to multitask. Is this

NewsOctober 3, 2016

Youth Retreat; A Brief Overview On The First Day

Alia Al Hazami (@AliaAlHazami)

Alia Al Hazami (@AliaAlHazami)

Column: Hidden Promises
Alia is an AUS student double majoring in International Studies and English literature. She is also the author of Alatash fictional novel. Her main goal is to make a change and empower the youth. Her column is meant to help the younger generations deal with tough situations. It was given that title as hidden promises is what us teenagers often believe; false promises.
Alia Al Hazami (@AliaAlHazami)

The author provides a brief overview of the Youth Retreat’s first day that she attended, and reflects on why it matters for the youth to have such a retreat. This year, on the 27th of September, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashed Al Maktoum initiated the National Youth Dialogue hashtag. The initiative called for the

Business and MoneySeptember 21, 2016

5 Ways Millennials Can Secure Their Future Financially

Iman Ben Chaibah (@ImanBenChaibah)

Iman Ben Chaibah (@ImanBenChaibah)

Iman Ben Chaibah, founder of Sail Publishing, a digital publishing house for online magazines and ebooks, and editor in chief of the Emirati Sail Magazine, an online magazine about community and culture written in English by Emirati columnists. Iman is a multi award winner in digital publishing, entrepreneurship, and literature. Iman has also completed the Leadership Strategies in Magazine Media Course in Yale University. Besides her work in publishing, she also lectures in Canadian University in Dubai.
Iman Ben Chaibah (@ImanBenChaibah)

How can millennials secure their future financially in the absence of a suitable pension system for them. With the UAE’s pension system that isn’t open for the non-Emirati population within the UAE, and with the Emirati millennials (and all millennials for that matter) following a lifestyle that can’t fit the pension system, what are the

EmployeeAugust 3, 2016

3 Tips for Preparing to Return to College as a Mature Student

Whether you are planning to earn a degree for the first time or are making a return to

FeatureJune 21, 2016

Five More Years

Alia Al Hazami (@AliaAlHazami)

Alia Al Hazami (@AliaAlHazami)

Column: Hidden Promises
Alia is an AUS student double majoring in International Studies and English literature. She is also the author of Alatash fictional novel. Her main goal is to make a change and empower the youth. Her column is meant to help the younger generations deal with tough situations. It was given that title as hidden promises is what us teenagers often believe; false promises.
Alia Al Hazami (@AliaAlHazami)

The author discusses her personal struggles with eating disorders and her goal to raise awareness. When I was

Student LifeJune 16, 2016

A Few Pros and Cons to Studying Abroad

Fatma AlSahoul (@Fatmalsahoul)

Fatma is a nineteen-year-old student who’s currently pursuing her undergraduate studies in Finance at Zayed University in Dubai. Fatma has always dreamed to be a successful entrepreneur one day with countless innovative ideas that will help make a positive difference. She also wouldn’t mind to pursue a career involving her passions, writing and public-speaking. Conversations around topics like history, politics, and religion fascinates and interests her. Fatma’s column titled “A 90's Kid Perspective” includes this 19 years old’s perspective regarding different current affairs. This column is a safe place where all opinions are welcomed and respected.

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To some people, studying abroad is a dream come true, to others; however, it is a complete and

InspirationalJune 14, 2016

Arm Yourself Against Ignorance

Shamma Aldabal (@ShammaMD)

Shamma Aldabal (@ShammaMD)

Column: 12 Lessons
Shamma holds a Masters Degree in Human Rights and a BA in International Affairs. She currently works as an instructor at Zayed University. Having volunteered with people with disability for more than 10 years, she devotes her career and free time to work closely with vulnerable groups to create a visible impact in society. Having interests in philosophy, human psyche, sociology, and literature her column “12 Lessons” will focus on issues that we face as a part of the trial and error process that is life.
Shamma Aldabal (@ShammaMD)

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“Read in the name of your Lord Who created” (Al Alaq, verse 1). “Read” is the first word