Author Archives: Lena K. Awwad and Shatha I. Hussein

About Lena K. Awwad and Shatha I. Hussein

Lena K. Awwad '13 studies neurobiology and Shatha I. Hussein '14 studies government at Harvard University.

Israel vs. #2 pencils: Israel refuses to allow SAT tests to enter the West Bank


As countless students around the world took the SAT a week ago, Palestinians from the West Bank could not join their ranks. The October SAT exam was cancelled for students in the West Bank: The Israeli authorities held the exams sent by the College Board for weeks, not releasing the tests to AMIDEAST’s office in Ramallah.

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