Awards

2019 Student Media & Research Awards

March 28, 2019

Nominees & Winners


Creative Writing

A Strange Kind of Hope
Bisrat Tasew  

The Red Diary
Ameera Al-Said 

The Recipe of Life
Sara Al-Ansari

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Emsahar
Hassan AlJahni

Moonhead -  Lady Red
Omer Alaoui


Documentary

Ana Bas
Tony El Ghazal, Ayah Awrtani

Behind the Lens
Achira Bhattacharyya

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Revive The Lira’s Glory
Alessandra El Chanti

Malja’a
Maha Essid, Wijdan Al Khateeb


Funded Moving Image

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Just Another Memory
Mariam Al-Dhubhani

426
Maha Essid & Asmaa Benkermi

Lost at Home: Pakistan’s Ahmadi “Non-Muslims”
Ayilah Chaudhary & Isabella Palma-Lopez


Funded News

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Spotlight: Jordan Horowitz
Tony El Ghazal & Rahma El-Deeb

Cultural (Mis)appropriation
Sana Hussein

The 2018 World Innovation Summit for Health
Inaara Gangji, Shafaq Zia & Moom Thaminah

Freshman Spicy Noodle Challenge
Juyoung Choi & Erzum Naqvi

Donald Trump’s Impact on the U.S. Press
Inaara Gangji


Journalistic Writing

Separate but Unequal: The Segregation of Migrant Workers in Qatar
Rahma El-Deeb, Saad Ejaz & Nada Qaddourah

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Shining Light in Dark Areas: Investigative Journalism in Qatar
Fareehan Elgakhlab

Forbidden Love
Sana Hussein & Hazar Kilani

Let’s Talk About Sex!
Sana Hussein

Beyond the Grave: Archaeology in Qatar
Haya Al-Mannai


Narrative Fiction

Dahab
Razan Ghadban, Jude Foustuq, Tony El Ghazal & Nada Qaddourah

Qalam
Hadice Koc, Rumeysa Koc & Dana Abu Shanab

Not So Random
Sahar ElKabbash & Razi Al Islam

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4C
Khadija Islow, Amal Barakat, Noor Al-Meer & Alya Al Mansoor


News

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Separate but Unequal: The Segregation of Migrant Workers in Qatar
Rahma El-Deeb, Saad Ejaz & Nada Qaddourah

Hip Hop as a Form of Expression: The Story of Syrian Rapper
Malek Al Manaa

Wanted Qatari Male Teacher
Ghadir Abdulrahman

A Future for All?
Rumeysa Koc, Haya Abu Ajeeneh & Khadija Islow

Newspaper Retailer
Mariam Feroun


Research and Analysis: Humanities

Moulin Rouge: Can Love Survive Capitalism?
Buthayna Al-Mohammadi

A Letter to Latin America
Isabella Palma-Lopez 

An In-Depth Look at the Cinematic Elements that Express Leonard’s Anterograde Amnesia
Hassan Al Jahni 

Princess of Power? Female Liberation and Subjugation in 1980s Children's Television
Achira Bhattacharyya

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Marriage in Qatar: Social Choice or Sociopolitical Duty?
Omer Alaoui 


Research and Analysis: Social Science

Water Supply in A Desert
Albandari Al-Kuwari

The Cyber Caliphate of ISIS
Nada Bedair & Yara Taha

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Weakening the Hunter Dynasty: California's 50th Midterm Election
Iffah Kitchlew 

A Closer Look at The Florida Midterm Elections: Why Rick Scott won?
Nathenael Gemechu 

North Dakota 2018 Midterm Race: A Closer Look at Heidi Heitkamp's Reelection Loss
Nadege Bizimungu


Strategic Communication

Rebranding Omega
Achira Bhattacharyya & Muhammad Humam

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3-2-1 Qatar Olympic Sports Museum Plan Book
Hassan Al-Jahni

Individual Portfolio
Sarah Shaat

Fila Situation Analysis
Razan Ghadban, Nada Qaddourah, Haya Abu Ajeeneh & Inaara Gangji

Fitbit Situation Analysis
Lulwa Al Khori, Amadou Jallow, Al-Khozama Al Thani, Ghalya Al-Mansouri, Muhammad Sikandar Ali Chaudary, Manan Bhavnani