The countdown begins

So I’m graduating in 4 days إن شاء الله. Naturally, people ask “what’s next?” to those graduating, and I thought I’d compile some responses as follows. There are those who know exactly what they want to do, and I think this includes people who’ve applied and gotten accepted to PhD (and Master’s) programmes. These are … More The countdown begins

Re: Life Update

Initially when I started this blog, I considered keeping my identity anonymous – thinking it would allow me to have greater freedom. Through my posts, I was able to discover myself as a person by sharing stories and reflections that were close to my heart. This week, is my last week as an undergraduate student. … More Re: Life Update

The U.S. Elections

December 9th, 2016* This day will go down in history as the day the new President of the United States was elected. For those who are living under a rock, Donald Trump has been elected as the 45th President. It was a surprise, to say the least. Hillary Clinton has won the popular vote. It’s … More The U.S. Elections

50 dirhams a day

What can we do with 50 dirhams in New York City? 50 dirhams is approximately 13.62397820163 (to 11 decimal places), and it definitely won’t get you a movie ticket, since the average movie ticket costs $14.30 ($9 with student discount). Now I could make a list of things that are absolutely free- like availing of the numerous … More 50 dirhams a day