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WEP 2019

The Winter Enrichment Program (WEP), a hallmark event of KAUST, returned on Sunday, January 13 to Thursday, January 24, 2019. Chaired by Professor Valerio Orlando, Head of Environmental Epigenetic Program. #WEP2019 featured 12 days of keynotes, lectures, discussions, master classes, exhibits, and cultural events all relating to the theme of TIME. 

Friday, January 18, 2019

A Masterclass in Yoga - Friday

Location: Island Recreation Center, Outdoor next to Pure Restaurant

By Melissa L. Manuel

WEP yoga will be a classic vinyasa class, including warm up, standing, strength, and balance postures, floor stretching and twisting, followed by a cool down and a short meditation period. This clas ... more

Escape Room - Friday- Register your Team

Location: Times Square, Multipurpose Room

By Escape Hunt

We bring to KAUST the most exciting room escape experience! Open to KAUST Community Members only Escape Hunt noun, Def: The name given to 20 minutes of pure, unadulterated excit ... more

Film: Modern Times

Location: Cinema

We are excited to host the 2019 WEP Film Festival, where renowned scientists will introduce and lead discussions for a range of educational documentaries and fictional film screenings related to thi ... more

Film: Blade Runner (1982)

Location: Cinema

We are excited to host the 2019 WEP Film Festival, where renowned scientists will introduce and lead discussions for a range of educational documentaries and fictional film screenings related to thi ... more

Film: Back to the Future

Location: Cinema

We are excited to host the 2019 WEP Film Festival, where renowned scientists will introduce and lead discussions for a range of educational documentaries and fictional film screenings related to thi ... more

Time is Rhythm Drumming Show

Location: Times Square

By Ali Diop | Makha Diop

  West African drummer Makha Diop joins with the drummers of the Jeddah ensemble Firqat Al Sharq​ in a cross-cultural exploration of time through rhythm. They will fuse the sounds of thei ... more

Film: Back to the Future Part II

Location: Cinema

We are excited to host the 2019 WEP Film Festival, where renowned scientists will introduce and lead discussions for a range of educational documentaries and fictional film screenings related to thi ... more

Firqat Al Sharq – Live in Concert

Location: Discovery Square

Firqat Al Sharq return to the stage to  perform a lively mix of classical and popular Arabic music. Food Rocks themed food booth with food for purchase will be situated in Discovery Square. ... more

Film: Back to the Future part III

Location: Cinema

We are excited to host the 2019 WEP Film Festival, where renowned scientists will introduce and lead discussions for a range of educational documentaries and fictional film screenings related to thi ... more