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Leen Hajjar
Leen Hajjar

Leen Hajjar currently works in the Department of Communications and Publications at King’s Academy in Jordan and has previously trained at Jordanian King Abdullah II’s official media office. She graduated from Mount Holyoke College in the United States with a bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Media Studies and Sociology. She grew up in Amman, Jordan which inspired her to create her own blog, Middle Eastern Diaries. The aim of the blog is to expose the diverse and positive attributes of the Arab world. Through each story, she hopes to initiate a global conversation to expand comprehensive understandings of the region.

COLUMNISTS
Leen Hajjar
Leen Hajjar

Leen Hajjar currently works in the Department of Communications and Publications at King’s Academy in Jordan and has previously trained at Jordanian King Abdullah II’s official media office. She graduated from Mount Holyoke College in the United States with a bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Media Studies and Sociology. She grew up in Amman, Jordan which inspired her to create her own blog, Middle Eastern Diaries. The aim of the blog is to expose the diverse and positive attributes of the Arab world. Through each story, she hopes to initiate a global conversation to expand comprehensive understandings of the region.

RECENTLY PUBLISHED

Jordanian Instagram account gives Syrian refugees a voice

Wednesday, 30 November 2016

Jordanians Haneen Diri and Rana AlTarawneh created an Instagram page to raise awareness

Jordan Snapchat star teaches Arabic to international followers

Wednesday, 9 November 2016

Zeina Rehan has over 9,000 followers from around the world who are continuously learning Arabic

Jordan-bound tourists now have the chance to try real farm living

Wednesday, 2 November 2016

Jordan is striving to develop its agritourism sector in different parts of the kingdom

Meet the Jordanian female footballer who says nothing is impossible

Saturday, 1 October 2016

Jordanian Jeeda al-Naber, player in the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup, is realizing her passion for football

Jordanian design week showcases oasis of Arab talent

Saturday, 10 September 2016

Amman Design Week brought more than 100 local and regional designers together

Will Jordan be the Arab world’s next hit movie hub?

Wednesday, 8 June 2016

Early this year, the coming-of-age drama “Theeb” made history in Jordan

How Jordan is preparing to host the Women’s World Cup

Wednesday, 25 May 2016

This tournament has overjoyed Jordanians, with many commentators celebrating the important event

The Jordan spot that will ‘make you realize how beautiful Earth is’

Tuesday, 17 May 2016

Not only does its extensive wildlife fascinate many of its visitors, but it is also home to breathtaking rivers, ponds, and waterfalls

Will one of Jordan’s oldest districts lose its cultural charms?

Tuesday, 10 May 2016

Many of Weibdeh’s frequent visitors are concerned about it becoming overly commercial due to the growing number of new venues

How quickly is the Dead Sea ‘disappearing?’

Wednesday, 4 May 2016

It is reportedly evaporating at a rate of nearly four feet per year, with large salt pockets left behind as the water recedes

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