Nashwa Al Ruwaini honoured as Best Media Personality by the University of Cambridge

Published November 17th, 2009 - 01:05 GMT

The prestigious University of Cambridge has honoured Nashwa Al Ruwaini as Best Media Personality during their annual graduation ceremony. Nashwa was honored for her extensive experience in the media industry over the span of 20 years and for the many programs she has produced and presented that highlight important issues in the Arab world. The university emphasized her concentration on talk shows in which she discusses ongoing problems and crises aced by Arab societies and women, especially in the past four years through her show, ‘Nashwa’, on Dubai TV.


The ceremony was held by SPARK, Cambridge University’s agents in Egypt and was attended by a host of people in politics, culture, media and art. Held at the Four Seasons Nile Plaza in Cairo, Vice President of the university David Lawson and Dr. Sherief Al Baltaji, representative of the University in Egypt and the Arab World, presented the Best Media Personality award to Nashwa’s brother, Dr. Mohamed Al Ruwaini.


Also honoured by the university that night were media personalities Mahmoud Saaed and Moataz Al Maderdash who were also given honorary Masters degrees for addressing societal issues, writer Hala Al Nasser, Editor-in-Chief of Rotana Magazine, Arab actress Youssra, singer Tamer Hosni and several other influential personalities in the world of politics and media.

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