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Student Film Festival

By Mohamad Yahia Hamade LAU Tribune staff Perso, a film by Brahim Badran, won the first price during the student film festival on the LAU Beirut campus on May 18. The event at the Irwin Hall auditorium was organized by Ramez Maluf’s public relations class. Perso’s plot revolves around a troubled man who is haunted … Continue reading

Photos by Mohamad Yahia Hamade: Painting with Light

Photos by Mohamad Yahia Hamade: Painting with Light. Check them out here. Or watch them in a slide show here:

Green Architecture Spreads from AUB

By Mohamad Yahia Hamade LAU Tribune staff Edouard François graced the full-house at the Charles Hostler Student Center Auditorium with his ideas on the relationship of landscape and conserving history. He advised future architects to see the building in relation with the landscape. An important factor for that is to have the building “invisible” while … Continue reading

Neurons Crackle on Campus

By Mohamad Yahia Hamade LAU Tribune staff Jamie’s heart thundered in her chest and drowned out every noise as she got up from her desk and faced her class. She was scheduled to present a topic about nutrition and she was well-prepared, having practiced for countless minutes. But when the moment arrived and she faced … Continue reading

Beirut, I Lo(ve)athe You

Mohamad Yahia Hamade LAU Tribune staff I was born in the wrong era. I long for the pearl of the Mediterranean that was Beirut. I miss her blinding lights, the warm summer nights, the immaculate architecture and walking in the rain along cerulean shores. All were once upon a time the makings of a fairytale … Continue reading

Put Down your Blackberry for a Minute and Read This

Mohamad Yahia Hamade LAU Tribune staff We take life for granted. We talk about killing time while doing unproductive things for fun, as time slowly catches up on us. Years pass by and we barely notice anymore. It’s a new decade, and not much has changed –except for the rifts between people getting wider. We’ve … Continue reading

Fleeting Worship

Mohamad Yahia Hamade LAU Tribune staff Agitated and tangled during his hectic day, Tarek, a student at LAU, heads to an empty classroom to perform his daily prayer. “I try my best to pray on time and on campus because I have a very heavy course load,” he said. “I usually perform ablution in the … Continue reading

The Dreaded F

By Mohamad Yahia Hamade and Caroline Hodroj LAU Tribune staff Three days before the exam’s date, the agitation on Youssef’s unkempt face is blatantly obvious. His thoughts are fixed on the fear that will cripple his cognition during the upcoming test. “I don’t know what happens to me,” Youssef, an LAU Beirut student, said. Embarrassed … Continue reading

Saying “I Do” at LAU

By Mohamad Yahia Hamade By LAU Tribune Staff It is hard to miss her skintight pants, high heels and flashy BlackBerry. Sarah, as she asked to be called, is a common sight at LAU and other university campuses in Beirut. “I transferred here a while back,” she said. “I don’t care about what I major … Continue reading

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