While we are away

The Team may have been in Jerusalem for the day, but that hasn’t meant that we have stopped thinking about how to help the Al-Najah students as they prepare their resumes, cover letters, and INTERVIEW SKILLS!  Check out this link that was posted today on CNN.com as it reiterates a lot of what KM’s presentation […]

The Substitution!

I’ve had a great time instructing the sessions at Al-Najah. I really would do this for a living; and maybe someday I will. But for now, my regular life calls me to London, and that is where you will be able to find me from tonight. I feel like I’ve had a largely positive impact […]

A Moment to Reflect.

As I sit here in this relatively unremarkable hostel in the middle of the old city of Jerusalem, preparing to return to my regular life as a student in London, I’d like to take a moment to offer some circumspect opinions about my time at Al-Najah and the West Bank. I think that there is […]

Rolling out the red carpet

Finally, a moment to sit and reflect on the importance of our work here in Nablus. Life is grand here, in the purest sense of the word.  There is no talk of resistance, frustration, or retaliation; only progress.  The campus that has opened its doors wide to the Recrear team could actually be said to shadow the […]

Last day here!

So, today was the last day I’m going to be at Al-Najah with Recrear-Apply. I’ve had a fantastic time getting to know some of the students from this fine institution, all of whom have been excellent ambassadors for their community. I had the most fun taking the session on Culture Shock, where the participants had […]