Snow falls on Jebel Shams in Oman


Extreme weather and fluctuating temperatures have hit sultanate in past few years Winter has arrived on Oman's mountainous terrain with snowfall and freezing temperatures. Snow fell on Jebel Shams in Al Dakhiliyah Governorate on Monday evening. The temperature on Oman’s tallest mountain plummeted under minus 2°C, with frozen vegetation clinging to its rocky peaks. Oman's meteorology department said the lowest temperature recorded in the past 24 hours from its Jebel Shams station was minus 2.1°C. Standing slightly higher than 3,000m, Jebel Shams and the adjoining Jebel Akhdhar are the coldest places in the sultanate where the temperature can [...]

Snow falls on Jebel Shams in Oman2023-02-08T15:46:10+00:00



Excursions Noor Majan's cultural facilitator, Ahmed Alsuleimani, plays a significant role in our institute's top-tier language immersion program. Trips to other parts of Oman — excursions — are an integral part of the study experience at our Muscat campus. Recently, Ahmed took our students to visit the Sharqiyah/Wahiba Sands in Oman's eastern region. As a former Fulbright Arabic teaching assistant at Michigan State University, Ahmed is an excellent cultural ambassador that students can count on for all of their questions regarding Omani culture and the Arabic language. شكراً جزيلاً.، يا أحمد! Explore


2022 Edition: The Contribution of the Arabic Language to Human Civilization and Culture


"Through this year’s theme, UNESCO sheds a light on the numerous contributions of Arabic to humanity’s cultural and linguistic diversity, as well as to knowledge production. To celebrate World Arabic Language Day 2022, UNESCO organizes round table discussions and cultural performances at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris on 16 December 2022."  More...

2022 Edition: The Contribution of the Arabic Language to Human Civilization and Culture2023-02-08T15:22:27+00:00
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