Tamara Rahoumi

Tamara Rahoumi is a third-culture kid of Egyptian descent who was born and raised in New Jersey. She loves experiencing new things, and is in a constant state of wanderlust. She has spent a year studying in Switzerland and another teaching in Albania. Tamara graduated from Rutgers University, where she studied political science and cultural anthropology. She reports on a variety of stories for MUIPR. Follow Tamara on twitter @tamarahoumi.

Published Stories

Latest matchmaking app, Tindog, caters to puppy love

The internet has become the ultimate modern day matchmaker, but a new app’s “puppy love” approach to making love connections is changing things up in the world of online...

Gmail lets users retract messages with “unsend” feature

Have you ever found yourself in the dreaded predicament of clicking “Send” on an email, only to realize seconds later that you sent it to the wrong person? Have you ever sent an email with a...

5 Effortlessly stylish rompers for every occasion this summer

Rompers have faced their fair share of criticisms, but that hasn’t kept them from remaining on the fashion “do” list season after season. Effortlessly chic and simple to style day or night,...

Recipes we love: White goat cheese pizza with mushrooms and zucchini

Pizza always sounds like a good idea, until you remember the havoc it can wreak on your waistline. Luckily, pizza is an incredibly versatile kind of food. It lends itself to all kinds of creative...

Anti-aging pill may soon forestall illness, even death

Whether it comes in the form of creams, surgeries, or even chocolate, people always seem to be on the lookout for the next big thing to help them fight aging. But while everyone has been...

For the love of Dad: The perfect Father’s Day gifts for every dad

No matter how much you love your dad, it’s never easy to find the perfect Father’s Day gift. Instead of adding to the collection of well-intentioned, but unoriginal Father’s Day ties, take a...

4 delicious recipes to take eggs from breakfast staple to the dinner table

Eggs are a popular and incredibly versatile breakfast item, whether they’re serving as a side show or the main attraction. But with a bit of creativity, it’s easy to shake up -- or should we say,...

Young entrepreneur makes it a little bit cooler to wear a hijab, literally

Summer heat can be tough to handle for just about anybody, but for Muslim girls who wear hijabs, high temperatures tend to be especially agonizing. That is, until now.   Ahmad Ghanem,...

5 core workouts for killer abs this summer

Summer is just around the corner, but you might not feel quite as prepared to expose what’s underneath winter’s safe and forgiving layers. Skip the boring sit-ups and crunches, and get those abs...

Non-profit grocery store Daily Table gives health food a new price tag

In an era that stresses the importance of clean eating and nutrition, it’s a wonder that wholesome food has largely remained a luxury. As terms like “organic” and “all-natural” remain...