Women

Should scientists be on social media? Meet the groundbreaking Saudi researcher who thinks so

Nouf Al-Numair, a jet-setting young scientist from Riyadh, is working tirelessly to encourage Saudi youths to take an interest in science, technology, engineering and math ..

A Saudi girl who had campaigned for the inclusion of hijab emoji character !!

The virtual world may be getting a hijab emoji thanks to one 15-year-old Muslim girl. When Rayouf Alhumedhi, a Saudi teen who lives in Germany, ..

Saudi artists reflect on sojourn to New York City for a groundbreaking residency

Over the past few months, Saudi Arabia has quietly launched a short-term artist residency program in New York City. Just days after the first women ..

Saudi Doctor Redesigns UK’s Obesity Program

A Saudi doctor impressed the British authorities after successfully redesigning public sector obesity treatment programs for adults and children under the British Ministry of Health. ..

Saudi Female Boxer Urges Women To Fight For Their Goals

Women should persevere to reach their goals, Saudi female kickboxing and boxing trainer Halah Al-Hamrani told Arab News on the eve of International Women’s Day, ..

A student of The King Abdullah Scholarship Program just graduated from Harvard specializes in TAVR

A student of The King Abdullah Scholarship Program, Rasha Al-Bawardy, just graduated from Harvard medical school specializes in Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement TAVR Harvard Catalyst ..

Hayat Sindi a Saudi Science Entrepreneur

Something the size of a postage stamp, costing just a penny a piece, could be a medical breakthrough that will save millions of lives. According ..

Saudi Women Trailblaze into World of Cinema

When Bushra Al Andijani was a young girl she watched on television a pair of star-crossed lovers jump from the stern of a big boat ..

A Personal Window to Saudi Women On the Rise

Saudi Arabia is a country of kind hearts, strong values, great ambitions, and most importantly, it is my home. Sadly, most people do not see ..

Ghada Al-Mutairi — Saudi scientist who changed the concept of surgery

An ambitious Saudi woman has yet again proved the sky is the limit for excellence. Ghada Mutlaq Al-Mutairi (Adah ALmutairi), 39, received a $3 million ..

Saudi women entrepreneurs

Loura Al-Jehani is a 16-year-old social entrepreneur in her new enterprise that spreads awareness about sea world pollution. She says, “Pollution affects the fish evolution ..

Saudi women at Olympics: Winners without medals

No medals were won at the Rio Olympics by either men or women in the Saudi team made up of 13 athletes. For Saudi Arabia, ..

In Historic Saudi Elections, These Women Stepped Up as Voters and Candidates

Until the opening weeks of December, two countries in the world still denied women the right to vote: Vatican City, where the franchise is restricted ..