Journal 2013

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Conferences

Call for Participants: International Youth Leadership Conference 2016 in Dubai, UAE Deadline: November 1, 2016 Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Date: November 19 – 24, 2016. The IYLC Dubai is a week-long experience aimed at achieving mutual understanding between participants from The United Arab Emirates, the GCC region and all corners of the globe. Participants…

Scholarships

Oxford-Weidenfeld and Hoffmann Scholarships and Leadership Programme in UK Fully funded. Location: UK. Type: Fully Funded. Number of Scholarships: 12. The University of Oxford is inviting applications for Oxford-Weidenfeld and Hoffmann Scholarships and Leadership Programme for international applicants. Scholarships are available for pursuing full-time graduate degrees at the University of Oxford. This scholarship is part…

“How OTI Impacted Me” by Anonymous Alumni

Hi everyone. For those of you who don’t know me, I am one of the founding members of OTI, and also one of many in the OTI family who returned to the region after finishing school. Before I get into how I ended up here today, directing a non-governmental organization in the heart of one…

“Journactivist” by Dana Ballout

July 2013   As a journalist with strong feelings about political reform, social development and human rights – I often find myself torn on this sacred notion of ‘objectivity’. In light of the NSA leaks and the recent media attack on Glenn Greenwald, the Guardian journalist who broke the Edward Snowden story, questions on the…

Interview with Megan Braun

Interview with Megan Braun July 2013 Megan Braun participated in the 3rd OTI trip in 2010. She graduated from UCI in 2010 as a history major and is currently a Rhodes Scholar (widely considered to be the world’s most prestigious scholarship) completing a MPhil and DPhil in International Relations at Oxford. After Oxford, she will…