She Waits For Me (The Beggar Woman) The morning has barely broken, yet mourning screams silently from below. She waits for me. I wrest myself from restful bliss to a world rife with strife. She waits for me. I shower in streams of warmth. This warmth is selfish; it does not extend beyond extremities, and..
Thankfully soon, the 21 st World Cup will be upon in the beautiful yet chilly Russia. Before I start, I must state, for legal purposes and to avoid abuse on the Internet after all my predictions turn out to be completely and embarrassingly wrong, that I am not a Football expert by any means and..
October 8th 2017 will be one of the most memorable moments in Egyptian football history. On this day, the Egyptian national football team managed to qualify for the FIFA World Cup, in a nail biting last minute win. The FIFA World Cup is arguably the most prestigious football event in the world in which 32..
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,..
8 Facts about Ancient Egypt!!! They did not ride camels The camels were not used until the dynastic age period, where most Egyptians at that time used donkeys and boats as means of transportation Not everyone was mummified The mummy is a defining Egyptian artefact. Yet mummification was time consuming and expensive process, that was..
AIS4EGYPT FULL Interview with The Head I joined AIS4EGYPT on the 3rd of October and, quite frankly, I strongly believe it is one of the most productive clubs I’ve ever participated in. We have been exerting strenuous efforts since day 1, aiming to enhance our environment in Egypt in every possible way. So far, the..
We have heard a little about ESMA and what they do and when they go, but we don’t really know the details or what happens when they are there. I have always wondered what ESMA stood for or what it meant. I knew I wanted to be a part of ESMA and help out, but..
All news outlets have something different to say than the other. Some news outlets have completely different news than the others. Other outlets portray news differently. Differently funded news take opposing sides of situations. For instance, Al-Jazeera, BBC, and English Ahram have different ways of giving the reader information about the Egyptian Revolution. Media affects..
The pharaohs will face a winless Ghana side to try to clinch three points to further aid them in the process of reaching a world cup. The Egyptian national team last participated in a world cup in 1990 and all the Egyptians are dreaming of reaching another world cup, the Egyptians’ next target will be..
For many years, many people have wondered why there is traffic. According to the Mathematicians from the University of Exeter, traffic jams are caused by a car’s speed. A model was created to test this experiment, which then led to the main reason for traffic. Traffic jams are created by a driver’s speed that causes..
Winter is considered the coldest season of the year in which cold temperatures are present all around countries ranging from negative values to small positive values. Around this time, the nights are long and days are shorter, in which it slowly fades away as the season progresses. The weather is usually cold even when the..
During the days of September 30 to October 4th, 2016, the IB Juniors of the graduating class of 2018 went on their first CAS Retreat to Marsa Alam. Speaking personally, I myself was one of the juniors who went on the retreat, and to be one hundred percent honest, it was amazing. For those of..
AIS4Egypt has just accomplished its very first task of the 2016-2017 school year. In the early morning of the 22nd of October, we rapturously visited the well-known and distinguished Cancer hospital in Egypt: 57357. I was inexplicably eager to find out the hospital’s facets, especially because of its every-day, unceasing advertisements that pop out in..
For the first time in Egypt, a new concept in sports has taken place; Blind Football. Blind Football Egypt is a sport or team in which those who have a disability whether it be mentally or physically can unite and play a sport they all love. The goal is to emphasize equality through sport(s) and..
This winter’s weather has been pretty bad, hasn’t it? I’ve been to a lot of places in Europe, such as Austria numerous times in weather that’s much colder and I went to Italy last year in February and it was freezing, but it’s different in Egypt. The cold really hits your bones. The cold is..
12 times living in Cairo ruined (or spoiled) me for life 1. Personal Drivers – I could think of a million reasons why an Egyptian, of any age, may have a driver. But we can start by the most obvious one and say TRAFFIC. Traffic is absolutely tiring to drive through in Egypt, it may..
The Reality When it Comes to Beauty Pageants: Dear Miss Egypt Contestants Be sure to “Walk the Walk” and “Talk the talk”, cause if you don’t – you just happen to humiliate yourself (and nobody wants that). When I think of Beauty Pageants I don’t necessarily think of pretty faces and good bodies. I..
Walk down the streets of Cairo and look around…Do you like what you are seeing? Do you like what we have become? Turn the T.V on and switch from channel to channel…Do you like what you are hearing? Does it not strike you at all that we have become flocks..
The Egyptian Special Olympics Regional Football Cup has just started as of February 14, 2014 and will continue until February 20, 2014. This tournament involves the countries of North Africa, who will compete right here in Cairo. The Special Olympics in Egypt was first established in 1995. It gives an opportunity to handicapped people to..
On February 20 till the 27th, a group of AIS students embarked on a scuba diving trip. Organized by Ms. Maggie Clements and Mr. Tom Kaster, the students were able to complete their course and earn their open water diver certificates! They spent the first couple of days in the heart of Hurghada, and their..