The Daily Northwestern

The Spectrum: Understanding my international identity at Northwestern

Nadine Daher, Op-Ed contributor

January 10, 2017

“Sometimes I forget you’re an international student. I just see you as an American.” I’ve been told this by numerous friends here at Northwestern and each time, a sense of pride used to grow within me. I am an Arab ...

Gomaa and Darwish: Involvement in Syria not so simple

Mariam Gomaa and Serene Darwish

May 2, 2013

As Arab Americans, we were unsettled by the ideas put forth by Jonathan Kamel’s recent piece on the Syrian conflict. The article’s narrow perspective was laced with skewed pretenses about the current state of affairs in the Ara...

Students earn multiple honors at Model Arab League competition

Kate Stein, Reporter

February 28, 2013

A relatively young delegation of Northwestern students won several awards in the regional level of the Model Arab League, a competition in mock international politics. The students represented Egypt in the competition, in which...