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Student Sowt Podcast – Episode 2 – Life As a Mature Student in Yemen

In the second episode of the Student Sowt Podcast, Maher Al-Maktari, a student at Taiz University, hosts Sabah, a single mom in her forties, with four children, and lives in the countryside of mount Sabr in the city of Taiz. Her home is seven kilometres away from the university she attended. But, all this did not prevent her from continuing her education and obtaining a master’s degree.

Student Sowt spotlights the experience of university students and shares their unedited interviews and discussions talking about a range of topics that interests them. The podcast discusses issues such as the experience of medical students, the story of a 40-year old single-mom earning her master’s, bullying, changing a major, sports and more.
The episodes were completely student-produced from ideation to scriptwriting and recording with the technical support of Al-Fanar Media and
You can listen to this episode on’s Soundcloud.
New episodes every Friday 4 PM GMT on Al-Fanar Media’s Youtube Channel.

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