Awards

2018 Student Media & Research Awards

March 22, 2018

Nominees & Winners


Creative Writing

A Wretched Open Road 
Albandari Al-Kuwari

GCC Crisis 
Manar Al-Jamal

Return to Sender 
Rawan Al-Nassiri

Honey 
Sara Sarwar

star

Terima Kasih 
Zaki Hussain, Rami Al-Samarrae, Nicholas Wong


Documentary

I Heard 
Buthayna Al-Mohammadi, Sana Al-Ansari

WRAPPED 
Noura Ibrahim

The Magic Eye 
Yassine Ouahrani

star

Kiln 
Neha Rashid, Ammar Younas, Zaki Hussain


Independent Image

What does Hijab mean to you? 
Noor Abunaba, Mariam Al-Dhubhani

Freshmen react to Karak 
Syed Erzum Naqvi

star

Noor 
Yassine Ouahrani, Suleima AlHajAbed, Shaunak Ranade

How To Get Over a Heartbreak 
Zaki Hussain, Nicholas Wong, Ahmad Alony, Ammar Younas


Independent: Written

Homesickness – Hankering for Home 
Fatima Hassan

Students concerned about NU-Q’s portrayal in Evanston student publications 
Mariam Al-Dhubhani, Lolwa Al-Thani

CMU-Q hosts discussion with humanitarian Jordan Hattar 
Rahma El-Deeb, Neha Rashid

star

Op-Ed: Lost in (mis)translation 
Sara Sarwar, Ifath Arwah Syed


Journalistic Writing

Divorce in Qatar Declining, Despite Common Perceptions 
Albandari Al-Kuwari

When fashion meets tourism 
Fatema Al-Thayeb

The Morphology of Urban Qatari Homes 
Nayla Al-Naimi

Reconnecting Art and Qatari Culture 
Salwa Sadek

star

Tribes and Neighborhoods
Sarah Assami


Multimedia

star

Passion 
Juyoung Choi, Mingi Yoon

Jack the Ripper / Murders and Letters 
Rhytha Zahid Hejaze


Narrative Fiction

star

Gardez 
Muhammad Muneeb Ur Rehman, Achira Bhattacharyya, A.J Al-Thani, Razi Al-Islam

Hayat 
Noor Abunaba, Mariam Al-Dhubhani, Fareehan Elgakhlab, Malak Al-Manna

Alya and Majed 
Shaikha Al Moawda, Maryam Al Romaihi, Wijdan AlKhateeb, Dana Mahmoud, Dalia Kanaan


News

Qatar’s take on trafficking 
Ayilah Chaudhary, Mariam Feroun

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Brexit in the Media 
Noor A Jassimi, Manar Al-Jamal

Hajj and the Qatar Blockade 
Rimal Farrukh, Rania Hassan


Reasearch and Analysis: Humanities

Hurricane Harvey: Lack of Preparation and the Role of Human Agency 
Buthayna Al-Mohammadi

Colonialism's influence on the sexist narrative among contemporary Salafi scholars 
Ifath Arwah Syed

Qatar-Gulf Crisis: Accelerating Qatar's National Branding Process 
Neha Rashid, Fatima Hassan, Xiran Liu

Is Arabic Being Bullied? 
Sarah Assami, Sara Zainel, Hessa Al-Mannai

star

Identity Politics in Two States 
Ibtesaam Moosa


Research and Analysis: Social Science

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Examining Candidate-Centric and Voter Mobilization Strategies of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) 
Ibtesaam Moosa

Media Trust and Importance of News Platforms in Qatar 
Jia Naqvi

Toy Story: The Final Sequence 
Noor Own


Strategic Communication

Munqith-Protector 
Basmah Azmi, Neha Rashid, Roudah Al Attiyah, Yow-Ru Chen

Art of the Blockade: Spread Art for Qatar 
Boshra Al-Meraikhi, Bothaina Al-Thani, Racha El-Ouarradi, Noora Al-Thani

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The Good Indian Girl 
Ibtesaam Moosa, Basmah Kamran Azmi, Zaki Hussain

Seeking Treatment for Anorexia Nervosa 
Noor Abunaba, Mariam Feroun, Fareehan Elgakhlab, Hiba Awouda