Nora Marzouqa


Hometown & Country

Bethlehem, Palestine


Astrophysics, neurobiology

Extracurricular Interests

ICMUN, Theatre, musicals, Palestine solidarity committee, Student Arab society.

Favorite place in Harvard Square


What can FIPpers talk to you about?

Anything, switching from an educational system of another language, homesickness

Why should a freshman choose FIP?

It is the perfect Segway to college in the states, and it gives them a head start on making friends with a similar experience.


Nora is Palestinian, she was born and raised in Bethlehem. In high school Nora was very involved national and international debate, she was the captain of the national debate team, and head of her school's MUN club. Although she's short, she did basketball during high school, along with swimming, and soccer. She dabbled in theatre and singing for 13 years, along with playing the saxophone and the oboe for a marching band of a scouting group.
In college, Nora is involved in the society of Arab students, the Palestine solidarity committee, ICMUN, and acted in the freshman musical. She is excited to be living in Cabot house next year as a rising sophomore, and to meet you all!