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Life at KAUST

Aloha all,

So I have been posting pictures, most of which have been outside of campus, so I understand the confusion on what my daily life is like.   1,369 more words



Aloha everyone!

There has been so much I have wanted to write about and so little time!  Classes start tomorrow meaning this was the last weekend of orientation. 993 more words


Arrival to Saudi Arabia

Aloha everyone!

I apologize for the hiatus, but I have been having a blast meeting my peers, adjusting to life at KAUST, settling in, and exploring.   1,332 more words


The Next Chapter

Making the decision to travel to the other side of the globe to an unfamiliar country with a culture that is totally different than I am used to, has not been the easiest one.  1,460 more words


10 things I love about my "homes" (3): Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

  1. Mekah-Madinah

I couldn’t say enough about these two holiest place, the most favorite cities from all. I. always. want. to. come. back. there.

  1. Cheap flight ticket to everywhere…
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Ramadan - Kaust 2017

Alhamdulillah, today mark the first day (27 May 2017) of the blessed month of Ramadan. This is the month where Muslims all over the world observe ‘fasting’ or ‘sawm.’ Muslims abstain from eating and drinking from dawn till dusk. 511 more words


See how easy it is to keep track of things

In my line of work, there are just too many things to keep track.  Among them are meetings, project datelines, notes, troubleshooting issues, expiration dates of e-resources, renewal dates, license agreements, metadata issues, access questions, ebook/e-journal requests,   … the list keeps going on. 528 more words