Nour Aljowaily

Get To Know Nour

Major: Sustainable Development '23

Nour is a Junior in the Dual BA program between Sciences Po and Columbia University. He spent the first two years of his undergrad in Menton, France studying Political Science & Government specializing in the Middle Eastern & Mediterranean region. Now at Columbia, he is majoring in Sustainable Development and is expected to graduate in May of 2023. Throughout his college career, Nour has recognized the importance of investing in a sustainable future that addresses climate change but also the variety of environmental, social, and economic challenges that we face today and hopes to bring this understanding to his time on GSSC.

As Community Services and Sustainability Representative, Nour hopes to create innovative programming for students that increases their community service engagement and expands their understanding of sustainability on campus, in New York City, and on national and international scales. He will always make sure to give valuable advice to the rest of the GSSC on sustainability and will continue to push Columbia’s students, faculty, and administration to be positive actors in these global challenges.

Outside of the classroom, Nour enjoys traveling and exploring new areas of town, especially through the lens of his camera as an avid photographer. He is always trying to build community and friendships wherever he finds himself after having moved 8 times across 5 countries throughout his life.