Wolayat Tabasum

Technical Assistant

Tabasum Wolayat is from a Northern Province of Afghanistan.  Before attending college, she worked for the BBC World Service as a reporter, producer, and presenter in Kabul, Afghanistan, and traveled around the country covering daily news as well as women’s issues.   Along with friends, she now runs a project called Young Women for Change, which raises awareness and tries to create a safe environment for women in Afghanistan.  Tabasum is an alumna of the Arabic School (2009), recently graduated from Middlebury College, and will pursue graduate studies at Oxford University in the fall.


The Arabic School

Sunderland Language Center
Middlebury College
P: 802.443.5230
F: 802.443.2075

Mailing address
Arabic School
14 Old Chapel Road
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT  05753

Barbara Walter, Coordinator