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International Education Month enriches campus life

Like previous years, during the first few weeks of November, the International Education Month is celebrated on campus. The international club, SPICES, organizes this event. It all began with the International Education Week, which is a national event, and the club expanded it to the week before Thanksgiving. The purpose of ...

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2 Tunisians learn of software, America

Dawn Hammond, an academic adviser at Ivy Tech Community College, hoped to share Thanksgiving with two students unfamiliar with the holiday: Raki Glaii and Seif Edinne Chouaya. The men are from Tunisia, a country in northern Africa between Algeria and Libya, but for this academic year, Fort Wayne is their ...

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Tunisian fashion adds glamour to Taiwan’s exhibition

Being half Taiwanese and half Tunisian, Dean feels the urge to foster exchanges of fashion industries between the two countries.  Many Taiwanese people may not be familiar with Tunisia, let alone Tunisian fashion, but people who are interested in the North African country can visit the booth of FFDesigner Magazine, which ...

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11 digital developers from region win mobile gaming awards

 A total of 11 digital gaming developers from across the region on Saturday were announced as winners of the 2nd edition of the International Mobile Gaming Awards (IMGA) of the MENA region, held in Amman for the second consecutive year. The awards went to the games “4 Wheelers” (Iran) as the Best ...

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Dinosaurs would have survived if asteroid hit Earth elsewhere, scientists claim

When the cosmos shoots pool, it plays for keeps. It sank a six-mile-wide rock in our pocket of the solar system 66 million years ago. The smack of the asteroid against Earth released energy on the order of billions of atomic bombs. Dinosaurs were the cataclysm’s most famous victims, joined by sea creatures, plants and ...

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Islam and women, the challenge of anti-discrimination rights

The European Parliament in Brussels is hosting a conference titled “Islam and Women”, where various Muslim women participants who live in Europe are expressing their viewpoints, some of which are even contradictory. “To fight discrimination against women you have to invest in education and economic growth. Religion is the least ...

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Awareness-raising campaign to help prevent obesity and diabetes

On the occasion of World Diabetes Day, the Pasteur Clinic in partnership with Novo Nordisk will organize a public awareness-raising campaign to help prevent obesity and diabetes. The campaign will start on November 11 in Sfax, in the Diabetic club “of the “Maison du diabéte” with music, art and dance ...

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The Rise Of The African Woma

In March, the MasterCard Index of Women Entrepreneurs (MIWE) report was released and it contained good news. Uganda has the highest percentage (34.8%) of women business owners in the world. The East African country led in various key components of the survey; the highest percentage (90.5%) of female entrepreneurs in ...

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Syrian refugee ties the knot Tunisia

After fleeing conflict in his hometown of Aleppo, Chawket overcame adversity and tradition to find happiness in his adopted home. Dressed in a dark suit and bow tie, his hair neatly combed to one side, 30-year-old Syrian refugee Chawket Cheikh Mohammed smiles warmly as the guests congratulate him and his ...

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