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Could this student-led app curb food waste?

Could this student-led app curb food waste?

An app created by a global team of students at New York University Abu Dhabi has won the NYUAD Annual International Hackathon for Social Good in the Arab World competition.  The Wakkalni Food Savour app intends to create a partnership …

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First generation student in Abu Dhabi secures coveted fellowship

First generation student in Abu Dhabi secures coveted fellowship

A student from NYU Abu Dhabi has been selected to take part in a special programme for first-generation students from around the world.  Trey Wang from China, part of NYU Abu Dhabi’s class of 2022, is one of 17 recipients …

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All you need to know about Abu Dhabi Festival

All you need to know about Abu Dhabi Festival

Promoting inclusiveness through performing arts and music are the cornerstones of the returning Abu Dhabi Festival. Since its inception in 2004, Abu Dhabi Festival has been dedicated to bringing local, regional and international artists to the capital with several weeks …

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Pioneering research to combat climate change

Pioneering research to combat climate change

A new study carried out at an Abu Dhabi institute could change the way crops are grown in the UAE. Researchers at NYU Abu Dhabi published a paper in the iScience journal detailing their investigation into the properties of algae …

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Why language is so important to cultural diversity

Why language is so important to cultural diversity

Ever since he first met people from the Gulf in his student days, Nasser Isleem, a senior Arabic language lecturer at NYUAD, has been fascinated by how languages can splinter and evolve. Following the publication of his book, Yalla Narmis: …

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Have you seen who won at our first ever awards?

Have you seen who won at our first ever awards?

Drum roll please! The time has finally come for us to reveal the winners of our first ever community awards initiative. Having been the capital’s favourite weekly magazine for 11 years, we at Abu Dhabi World are fiercely proud of …

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Want exclusive access to world-class performances?

Want exclusive access to world-class performances?

As The Arts Center at NYU Abu Dhabi prepares to move into the second half of its performing arts programme, the university has launched half season memberships. Running from January to May 2019, the remainder of the season will see …

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This is how you make the most of winter

This is how you make the most of winter

You don’t need us to tell you that the temperature is dropping. We’re just here to tell you all about the cool activities and events that come hand-in-hand with the season. Winter in Abu Dhabi is a hot topic: when …

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Here’s how to make the most of the long weekend

Here’s how to make the most of the long weekend

Here we go! It’s a long weekend and there’s loads to do over the next few days… Take your pick from an art festival, comedy show, returning fitness fest, yoga session, outdoor market and more. Thursday 15th November  Take a …

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This student performance put sustainability in the spotlight

This student performance put sustainability in the spotlight

Over 80 school children and two visiting professional opera singers recently presented a new work, Water in the Desert: A Zayed Legacy, at The Arts Center at NYUAD. Presented in partnership with Cranleigh Abu Dhabi and the Ministry of Tolerance, the …

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