Nonviolence is a compelling philosophy that preaches the use of peaceful actions to bring about social change while simultaneously rejecting the use of all violence. There are numerous integrated principals parallel to beliefs that form the aesthetics that is nonviolence. This belief of adopting a nonviolent habitude is expressed in our daily life. Other forms..
Through the course of years, men have spent huge sums of money on space explorations. This has raised much debate whether these sums are justifiable. Some people think scientists should stop exploring in space and focus more on improving life on earth, while others believe scientist should continue investigating outer space. In this context, space..
As humans, we all share one, single, combined trait: fear. It is the fear of the unknown. We are not scared of heights, but scared of the fall. We’re not scared of the dark, but of what’s hidden in it. We are scared because we are unable to determine what will happen. We fear the..
It is finally the middle of the school year. In terms of the new grading period, this comes as a huge relief. It is the first time that you can finally get a fresh start. The term has been insanely stressful, so consider this like a new year. Take a little break, relax, and be..
In the last school assembly, Youssef Atlam, Aly Salah, and Youssef Hanna presented a video they made going through Egypt and showing its true beauty. The video ran along the theme of “#myegypt” and I found this amazing. Many people neglect the true beauty of Egypt and view it as a poor and corrupt country,..
Teachers Should Coordinate Due Dates What do I mean by that? Okay, so, as a High School student, I either have 20 assignments due in one day or absolutely nothing. Then, I am told to manage my time. How is that even possible? As a solution to this, teachers should try to coordinate their assignments…
Have you ever sat down to complete a important task and rapidly discovered you were up loading the dishwasher or found yourself watching the 13th season of Keeping Up With The Kardashians? Or perhaps you realized that the dog needs to be fed, emails compulsion to be answered, your ceiling follower needs dusting or most..
The third annual food fair was last week Saturday. There were people from all over the world coming together for one purpose; to raise money for African Hope School. We were one of the families serving the food. We were doing Ethiopian food. The food fair lasted from 11 AM until 3 PM. The countries..
Today, April 1st, 2017, the PTA Spring Carnival was held from 12 am to 6 pm at the American International School in Egypt. The main purpose of the event was to raise money for the Children’s Cancer Hospital 57357. Personally, I believe that the event was a great success and anyone who was there would..
We have all experienced it before, as we lay sound asleep in a cloud like bed filled with wonderful dreams. Then, suddenly, the irritating dreadful sound of the alarm interrupts the peaceful sleep and brings one to the unfortunate reality, it is time to get up for school. It is of no surprise that it..
Hi, I, Hekmet Abdulla, was born in Gaza in 1987, I, Hekmet Abdulla, died in Gaza in 2005, Me, who was beaten to death, Like a dear in an arena of lions striving for help and a breath of life. Except this lion was my father Hi, my name is Hekmet Abdulla Dragging me by..
In eastern Pennsylvania, USA, the town of Centralia remains as a near-ghost town with a population of 10 residents who refuse to leave. Most of its buildings, schools, and services have been demolished and nearly nothing is left of this somewhat dead town. Before May 27th,1962 it was known as a coal mining town until..
There are three types of people during the month of February; ‘lover’, ‘desperate’, and ‘inefficient’ type. The first type is the ‘lover’ type. Especially because February is the month of Valentine, most people spend a romantic time with their lovers. Those who spend it with their lovers usually do something special, like going out on..
AIS MUN this year was probably one of the most eventful, entertaining conferences held throughout AIS history. Not only were the topics debated challenging and diverse but so were the new icebreaking events held for this conference. The entire group of students involved in creating one of the more memorable conferences departed on Saturday (the..
Longest Ear Hair: Anthony Victor an Indian Citizen holds the record for the longest ear hair, the hair measures up to 7.12 inches sprouting from the center of his outer ears. Furthest Eyeball Popper: Kim Goodman, an American citizen, can pop her eyeballs a staggering 0.47 inches beyond her eye socket. Longest Maggot Bath: Not quite sure how..
Last week, I was approached with one of the hardest decisions I’ve ever had to make in my life. What made it even worse was that everyone around me knew what they wanted to do, they had their answers, yet I did not have mine. Even after spending hours and hours with my father, mentors..
In the battlefields of Syria and Iraq, the Islamic State group became infamous for its spectacular variations on explosive vehicles. For attacks in the West, it has advocated the use of the same tool but suggested a simpler method, encouraging its followers to use regular vehicles to achieve bloodshed. Experts say that vehicle attacks —..
As someone once said, “it’s the little things that matter.” Therefore, you should always try to incorporate the little aspects into your everyday life that will improve your overall daily experience. Here are some ways in which to do so 1.) Always have positive thinking: This is the number one thing to do in any situation…
Recently, I chose to revisit my childhood and watched the 1989 Disney Animated film, “The Little Mermaid.” Then, I watched the 1975 Discotek Media “The Little Mermaid.” I was then reminded of the original story that the film I grew up watching was based off of, Hans Christian Andersen’s 1837 “The Little Mermaid.” I always..
There are many things we hear about a lot but never really stop to think about their importance. One of these things is making healthy food choices. You may have been warned about this matter in health class, biology class, by your parents, or by your teachers, and so have I, but have we done..