Is your elder brother home?

About the author: Frozan Shahnoori is a star alumna. She was a student of teacher training and creative writing classes and will major in BBA when she starts her university studies in near future. “Mom, mom, tell me a sentence that made you feel that you were special and you love it more than all[…]


Honoring my mother

About the author: Farid Shefayee is a teacher at Star Educational Society. He studies Political Science and International Relations at Ibne-Sina University. He has worked as an English teacher and private tutor in the past and aspires to be a successful diplomat in the future. My mother was widowed by the age of twenty-one with[…]


Starian shines on Afghan TV programs

About the author: Adela Khurrami began teaching at Star in 2012 after studying English Literature and Accounting at Iqra College in Karachi, Pakistan and teaching English in Quetta. Recently I was a guest on two television programs – TOLO TV’s program called “Bamdad Khosh بامداد خوش” and Raah Farda TV’s program called “Saya سایه.” They[…]


The Kabul Model United Nations: The second Model United Nations Conference in Afghanistan

Reported by: Jumakhan Rahyab, an alumna and teacher at Star. He is a senior at Kabul University majoring in Political Science. Jumakhan was one of the core members of the Kabul Model United Nations organizing’s team. The Kabul Model United Nations (KMUN) Conference held in Kabul from August 19-21, 2016 was a prestigious program which[…]


Bread in winter

About the Author: Ahmad Murtaza Ahmadi graduated from Kateb University with a degree in Political Science in 2011 and works at the Ministry of Higher Education. He studied English at Star from 2006 to 2008 and began teaching for Star in 2009. You can follow his blog here: It was a hard winter. I[…]