Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Cairo: After the Dust

By NateChristensen

April 3, 2012

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Also see: Egypt |Iran |Tunisia | Yemen | Jordan|Syria For most of this past year, with the help of a Department of Education scholarship, I have been studying Arabic at the American University in Cairo – a school considered to be Egypt’s most elite univ...

The Cairo cable

By NateChristensen

September 5, 2011

Filed under Columns

So I’ve been in Cairo for about a week and being in Egypt at this point in time is somewhat strange. From the time the “revolution” started here on Jan. 25 until former President Hosni Mubarak left office on Feb. 11, I obsessively...

Cairo to Amherst, protesters take to the streets

By Michelle Williams

February 3, 2011

Filed under Local News

From Cairo to Boston, emotions towards the protesters in Egypt have ranged from fear to joy, anger to support. Over the weekend, hundreds of demonstrators gathered at the Boston Common and Harvard Square, peacefully protesting Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak and demanding major reforms in...