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  • Postcard from Abroad

  • Dear Global Education Office:

    This is me at the pyramids of Giza outside of Cairo, Egypt. I am currently studying abroad at American University at Cairo taking fluid dynamics and Arabic. Salaam Alaikum.

    -Ross Taggart

  • Credit: Ross Taggart
  • Major: Civil/Environmental Engineering
  • Tags: Egypt
  • Postcard from Abroad

  • Dear Global Education Office:

    This semester, I chose to study abroad at the American University in Cairo. I wasn't sure what to expect besides sand and pyramids. After arriving in Egypt and immediately exhausting the touristy sites, classes began. The bus ride from Zamalek, where I live, to New Cairo, where…

  • Credit: Dana Weiner
  • Major: Public Policy
  • Tags: Egypt
  • Postcard from Abroad

  • Dear Global Education Office:

    I participated in the first ever Duke in the Arab World program and my experience was so enlightening. My time abroad in Cairo was especially unique. I was able to be present during a time of extreme change and progress as Egypt witnessed its first democratic election…

  • Credit: Ayan Salah
  • Major: Psychology and International Comparative Studies
  • Tags: Duke in the Arab World, Egypt, Qatar, summer
  • Postcard from Abroad

  • Dear Global Education Office:

    A product of Qatar's Gulf traditions and Egypt's rooted culture, I have become a traveler of the Arab World. Qatar and Egypt have led me to understand the complexities of the Arab World, much of which are embedded in the culture, dialects, and political domains. In Qatar,…

  • Credit: Leena El-Sadek
  • Major: Cultural Anthropology and Chemistry
  • Tags: Duke in the Arab World, Egypt, Qatar, summer
  • Duke 2010 in Egypt

  • Dear Global Education Office:

    I am studying abroad at the American University in Cairo, Egypt. This picture was taken when I visited the Pyramids at Giza. I thought it was appropriate to represent Duke and my class with my t-shirt.

    - Tosin Agbabiaka

  • Credit: Tosin Agbabiaka
  • Tags: Cairo, Egypt
  • Principe Pio - Madrid, Spain