Today marks our first week living in Saudi Arabia. We’re still stuck on campus because we haven’t gotten our iqamas (residence permit) yet. I guess we could go Jeddah and just show our KAUST IDs in case anyone asks but Jose thinks its better if we wait for the iqamas. *** It’s Friday and it’s … Continue reading Weekend!

Jose’s Workspace

Because we don’t have a car, scooter or bicycle yet, we’ve just been able to explore Discovery Square (where the restaurants, post office and Housing Department are) and the buildings nearby. There are free shuttles that run around campus but we have yet to get on one. Jose’s NTU classmate, Kang Chen Fang, took us … Continue reading Jose’s Workspace