Meet the 2010-2011 CCI Students!
Name - Mohamed Samy
Birthplace – Cairo, Egypt
Education - Bachelor of Science from Al-Azhar University, Cairo
Languages – Arabic, English, and Spanish
Hobbies - Sports; Networking; Traveling
Music – Salsa, Rock, Trance music, and Pop
How will the CCID experience help you? - I will learn more about multicultural society, enhance my business experience, and add value to the community.
Name - Muhammad Athar Jan Kamran
Birthplace - Dera Ismail Khan (North-West Frontier Province) – Pakistan
Education - M.B.A.
Languages – Urdu, English, Saraiki, Hazasaywali, and Punjabi
Hobbies - Stamp Collecting, Listening to Music, Gardening, and Travelling
Music - any soft music
How will the CCID experience help you? - This endeavor will not only enable me to serve my country in more progressive and productive ways, but will also provide the means to learn about a diversity of cultures and state- of- the -art technology.
Name - Rania Naguib Zalsi Shehata
Birthplace - El Minia, Egypt
Education - Bachelor’s degree in Tourism and Hotels Management
Languages - Arabic and English
Hobbies - Reading history books
Music - Old Egyptian music
How will the CCID experience help you? - It gives me the chance to improve my skills, get to know about other cultures and countries, and also improve my English.
Name - Songezo Tyali
Birthplace - East London , South Africa
Education - My educational background is in Business Management. I am currently majoring in Business Logistics.
Languages - IsiXhosa, IsiZulu, Afrikaans, and English
Hobbies - Singing, Playing the keyboard, Cooking, and Acting
Music - My favorite is gospel music, select jazz, and rhythm & blues.
How will the CCID experience help you? - It will help me in so many ways. It is a perfect enrichment and supplement to the knowledge I already have in business management. Prior to my coming here , I developed a non government organization [NGO]. Its mission is aimed at improving the knowledge and skills of the youth around my community. This organization requires me to be very knowledgeable, educated and well-prepared psychologically so I can be a useful tool to help the young people in the organization. This CCID experience is the right map to lead me on that road.
Name - Syed Khadri
Birthplace - Chennai, India
Education - High School, Computer and networking courses
Languages - English, Urdu, Tamil, and Hindi
Hobbies - Cricket and Racing bikes and cars
How will the CCID experience help you? - The CCID experience helps us enhance our skills and learn or experience American culture. Also, it helps us improve our leadership qualities and knowledge.
Name - Umair Masood Qududdi
Birthplace – Karachi, Pakistan
Education - Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science
Languages – Urdu and English
Hobbies - Public Speaking, Music, and Table Tennis
Music - Rock, Pop, and Trance
How will the CCID experience help you? - It will help me improve my focus and vision and broaden my horizons. I will learn many things on both a professional and personal level which will lead to my being able to make a difference in my community.
Name - Ziningi Malinga
Birthplace - Durban, South Africa
Education - National Diploma in Human Resources Management
Languages - IsiZulu, IsiXhosa, Afrikaans, and English
Hobbies - Drama and the Arts, Jogging, and Facilitating HIV-related discussions
Music - Gospel, R & B, and House Music
How will the CCID experience help you? - In the past I have had the opportunity to lead projects in a non-government organization (NGO). Now my CCID experience will enhance my global approach to business and expand networking opportunities. I will also learn more about other people’s cultures.