Words Around The World

While traditional publishing struggles, literary festivals have taken the international arts scene by storm. But who are they for, and how can they best balance the competing demands of art, politics and money? asks an author who has appeared at events from Glasgow to Gaza.

Universities Host Discover Education City Event

Hamad bin Khalifa University (HBKU) and its partner universities hosted their annual recruitment event, Discover Education City, on 1 and 2 October at the HBKU Student Center. All the high schools in Qatar were invited, including students, parents, administrators, principals, and counselors.

Volunteers Showcase Skills At ROTA Fundraising

Reach Out To Asia (ROTA) recently hosted a Photo Exhibition Fundraising event, supported by Mathaf: Arab Museum of Modern Art. All proceeds from the event were in aid of ROTA’s Student Scholarship Program in Indonesia.