An Interview With the Outlook Warrior (Extended Version)

As many of you may have noticed by now, there is an ever-present presence on student events. He is the silent watcher, guardian of what he believes is right. The one man you can be sure will speak out for what he believes in. Tariq Shamim Khwaja, aka The Outlook warrior. When I first went…

Few moments with the Sitara-e-Imtiaz

Dr. Ayesha Jalal, a renowned Pakistani-American historian on the globe, holds a unique conceptualization within the minds of fellow Luminites. Her dense and intellectually stimulating articles form a part of the perceived notions we hold dearly for her. We have decided to share her thoughts about the LUMS community as well.   Q: Was your…

The Beginning of New Era

The LUMS Daily Student is proud to announce it’s partnership with Daily Pakistan; this truly is the beginning of a new era! Through this partnership, the LUMS Daily Student hopes to establish itself as Pakistan’s largest student-run newspaper, featuring a carefully curated selection features, investigative features and and articles written by students. Find copies of…

The Gift of CampusFeed

One recent, major change to the world of LUMS as we know it has been the arrival of the CampusFeed application to the mobile devices of students across campus. The app is an anonymous, location-based social network that,  despite not boasting too novel a concept, has really changed the social landscape of the students. While…

Budding Luminite

For many of us, from the time of the final examinations to the time of the results, the name of this university hovered in our prayers, anxieties, nightmare and dreams alike. Thinking all the while about what would it really feel to be a Luminite. As a freshman, I believe that I am still under…

From Infancy to Adolescence

Lying on the sofa, skimming through childhood photo albums, I came to realize how time, with all its complexities and exhaustion, flies like a rocket. Sarah Addison Allen states in her novel ‘Lost Lake’: “Don’t you wish you could take a single childhood memory and blow it up into a bubble and live inside it…

A Plea From The Lungs

Human has happily come to LUMS. We know this is what Human wanted because we reside so close to the heart. We are the Lungs. We try and be happy for Human because we are here to pump her up with life and happiness on literally every step of the way. We give her strength…