The Daily Northwestern

New NU-Q media, communication building dedicated on Doha campus

Allyson Chiu, Campus Editor

May 7, 2017

Filed under Campus

Northwestern dedicated a new media and communication building on the Doha campus in Qatar last week, the University announced in a news release. According to the release, the building is 515,000 square feet, making it three...

Northwestern renews contract for Qatar campus through 2027-28 academic year

Fathma Rahman, Reporter

February 24, 2016

Filed under Administration, Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern will maintain its Qatar campus for an additional 10 years after extending its agreement with the Qatar Foundation through the 2027-28 academic year. In 2006, the Qatar Foundation invited Northwestern to open a campus ...

NU-Q researchers look at Middle East social media landscape

Alice Yin, Campus Editor

October 11, 2015

Filed under Campus, Science & Technology

A survey this year from Northwestern’s Qatar campus found that Middle Eastern countries are seeing more optimism and less online criticism. The researchers looked at media use in Egypt, Lebanon, Qatar, Tunisia and the United...

Hejaze: Take care of yourself, go to counseling

Rhytha Zahid Hejaze, Columnist

November 5, 2014

Filed under Columns, Opinion

"You should go see a counselor,” I told her. “If you’re Qatari, it’s frowned upon,” she replied. No, it’s not frowned upon only if you’re Qatari. It’s frowned upon where I come from too: Pakistan. And maybe...