Entries by Suad Alhalwachi

Isosceles, Equilateral, Scalene, Acute or Obtuse?

These are not names of people or places or events or medical terminologies, these are the names of some types of triangles which also has so many other types.  A triangle had occupied scientists minds for centuries, and the signs were used for many things, naming but a few is: god, magic, and it can […]

Teaching Accounting Needs to Change!

I am an accountant (both managerial accountant and auditor) and have been working in the field for such a long time as well as teaching accounting and other subjects in accounting; I am also an economist, the combination of accounting, auditing and economics had given me a fanastic since of analaysing what is going on […]

Want to study Medicine? Read this first

Studying medicine can be an overwhelming task, nevertheless, most of those students that obtain 95% and above in their secondary education opt for medicine. Many of those are either pushed to study medicine by their parents, or are themselves fascinated by this science, or their friends are going to study medicine, or they have read […]

I am a Neuroscientist

Would you be proud to address yourself as a neuroscientist? I would be as I am telling the world that I am specialized in the “nervous system” which is the network of neuron responsible for our feelings, actions and thoughts. Many people mistake this speciality to be a branch of medical specialization when it’s a […]

Does education make us respectful?

I have been noticing that many students are disrespectful to their teachers, their fellow students, to their parents, to their community at large. Bullying in schools is a known phenomenon that has been studied and restudies, but still, there is no cure, as it continued for centuries. Also, once we leave our schools, we continue […]

Flatfoot or Athlete foot? The study of Podiatry

Today’s environment requires us to be healthy, due to the fact that most of our jobs are usually completed while sitting on a chair. And to be healthy you need to have a healthy diet, do some exercise, go for walks and have good habits in general.  Basically, we are focusing on movement. And the […]

Thinking of taking Marine Studies as your major?

If you are as romantic as I am, you would go to the beach or enjoy looking at water, as water is the main source of life.  However, a scientist looks at water differently, he or she looks at it as a combination of oxygen and hydrogen, and also sometimes mineral, and other things that […]

A Path to Becoming a Dentist

Dentistry comes from the French word Dent (meaning tooth), and it’s the study of how to give a person a perfect smile.  If we want to have the biggest nightmare in our lives then we must leave our teeth without a checkup. A toothache is one of the worst aches, ask me about it, as […]

Design & Architecture

Architecture is one of the most enduring art forms that make our environment beautiful, daring or simply functional. City skylines – from concrete monstrosities to sleek glass lines – are created as a result of architects’ visions. Architecture has evolved as a profession over centuries. The ancient city of Mohenjo Daro – the present-day India […]