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Things I Didn't Expect: Plant Edition

We live in a desert. It’s hot and dusty, and it rarely rains. Therefore, one would expect that there’s very little in the way of plants. 151 more words


An Ode to Ya Hala

I intended to write a post about our favorite restaurant on campus before I left for the States this summer, but I never got around to it.   302 more words


Places: KAUST Beach

I didn’t spend a lot of time at the beach growing up, so to have a beach only a 10 minute scooter ride across campus is quite a pleasant adjustment.   259 more words


Lunchtime Workouts at KAUST

One of the perks to living in a community where everything is just minutes apart is that you don’t have to schedule in much time for travel. 263 more words



“At least it’s dry heat…”

I cannot count the number of times people have said this to me when I talk about how hot it is here. 314 more words


KAUST Fellowship for PhD and MS/PhD Program in Saudi Arabia for Fall 2017

Applications are invited for the Fall 2017 King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) Fellowship for PhD and MS/PhD Program in Saudi Arabia. This Fellowship is available to Saudi Arabian and International students enrolling in MS/Ph.D. 582 more words


Places: Saafa Golf Club

We don’t golf, but the golf course is beautiful!

The restaurant at the golf club is wonderful. It’s also one of the nicer restaurants on campus. 70 more words