2024 Aramco Hafla Reunion Texas

2024 Aramco Hafla Reunion Texas

BY Aramco ExPats / /

On behalf of this year’s Hafla Organizing Committee, we welcome all Aramcons (Annuitants, Retirees, Brats, and friends) to the 2024 Aramco Annuitants Reunion at the Omni Las Colinas Hotel in Irving, Texas.

Nihad Mir Abbas Graduated From Renewable Energy Master's Degree Program

Nihad Mir Abbas Graduated From Renewable Energy Master's Degree Program

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Nihad Mir Abbas, the youngest son of Mir Abbas Sagheer and Zakia Khanum of Dhahran (retirement 2015), graduated from the Renewable Energy Master's Degree Program at Cranfield University, Cranfield, UK. He has already accepted a position with an energy company in the UK.

Time Is Gold, And So Is Our Aramco Family

Time Is Gold, And So Is Our Aramco Family

BY Aramco ExPats / /

It is time to plan another Hafla Reunion for 2024! Coming out of the COVID shutdown and having no reunion in 2020, we had a fantastic time on the 2022 Hafla Cruise, even though we had fewer people than usual.

Aramco Retiree Golf Trip to Horseshoe Bay

Aramco Retiree Golf Trip to Horseshoe Bay

BY Mike Haas / /

Aramco Retiree Golf Trip to Horseshoe Bay outside Austin, Texas on Lake LBJ and in the Texas Hill Country is planned for October 16-20, 2023. There are a few openings to fill out the tee times for Ram Rock, Slick Rock and Apple Rock golf courses...

Announcing Excursions for the 8th UK Aramcons Reunion

Announcing Excursions for the 8th UK Aramcons Reunion

BY Aramco ExPats / /

If you have registered to attend the upcoming 8th UK Aramcons Reunion, we are looking forward to your arrival. For those who are pondering whether to join us, we would love to welcome you if even for one day!

Rakan Talab Takes First Place in Regional Science Bee

Rakan Talab Takes First Place in Regional Science Bee

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Congratulations to Rakan Talab for taking first place in the regional Science Bee competition as a West Alleghany Middle School student in Pennsylvania. Rakan has qualified to participate in the National Science Bee competition held in Washington DC in June 2023.

Alec Taylor Weds Rachel Chaknova

Alec Taylor Weds Rachel Chaknova

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Bruce and Michele Taylor, Dhahran 2001-2018, IT Auditing & CCSD, respectively, are proud to announce the marriage of their son Alec Taylor, Dhahran class of 2004, to Rachel Chaknova of Niwot, Colorado. The happy couple exchanged vows in Colorado Springs on February 18, 2023.

19th Biennial AramcoBrat Reunion

19th Biennial AramcoBrat Reunion

BY AramcoBrats / /

Yallah! Yallah! Reunion Registration is now Open! Marhaba, Brats! Registration is finally open for the 2023 Biennial Aramco BrAt Reunion and we can't wait to see you! The 2023 AramcoBrat Reunion will be held June 8 - 12, 2023 at The Woodlands Resort in Texas! Reserve your rooms NOW! The Woodlands Resort calls itself “an oasis beneath the pines” – how perfect is that? Our Brat Oasis!

Congratulations to Aramco Brat Athena (Ashley) Simpson

Congratulations to Aramco Brat Athena (Ashley) Simpson

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Aramco Brat Athena (Ashley) Simpson, born in Dhahran, fulfills a bucket-list objective of becoming an entrepreneurship lecturer at The McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin. 

Houston Area Saudi Aramco Holiday Luncheon

Houston Area Saudi Aramco Holiday Luncheon

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Houston Area Saudi Aramco/ASC Retirees' Holiday Luncheon is scheduled for Tuesday, December 13, 2022 at the Royal Oaks Country Club.

The Aramcons Are Coming

The Aramcons Are Coming

BY Jessica Weirmier / /

Something very special is happening in March 2023. From March 1 – 14 hundreds of retired Aramco expatriate employees, and adults whose childhoods were spent in Aramco communities, will be coming to the 2023 KSA Expat Reunion being held in Dhahran in their honor.

Boarding in Today’s World!

Boarding in Today’s World!

BY Anderson Education / /

Mention boarding to many people and they have visions of the mystical magical world of Harry Potter and Hogwarts; boarding today is now a world away from that image. Boarding houses are warm and inviting, a real home away from home, with comfortable bedrooms and well-equipped social areas.

Holden Thomas Denyer Graduates

Holden Thomas Denyer Graduates

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Holden Thomas Denyer, son of Steven Denyer who attended Aramco schools at Dhahran, has graduated with honors from high school, and is now enrolled at the University of Maryland. Holden will pursue a career in Bio-Medical Engineering. Holden is the grandson of Al and Pat Denyer who lived in Dhahran and Ras Tanura from 1980 until 1990.

Welcome Finn Geralt Johnson

Welcome Finn Geralt Johnson

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Diana Wilson Fenlon (Abqaiq and Ras Tanura 1972-2004) and Denny Fenlon (RT 1980-2004) are overjoyed to announce the birth of our first grandchild, Finn Geralt Johnson, in Dallas, TX on July 28, 2022. Parents are Rachael (Fenlon, RT) and Jeff Johnson.

Fionn Scott Graduates from Holy Rosary High School

Fionn Scott Graduates from Holy Rosary High School

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Fionn Scott, grandson of Irene and Brian Dean who lived in Ras Tanura from 1978-1987 and 1991-2001, graduated from Holy Rosary High School in Lloydminster, Canada on Friday, June 24, 2022 and received a scholarship to attend Lakeland College. His mother, Paula Scott (Dean), resided in Ras Tanura from 1978 to 1987.

Save the Date for the 8th UK Aramcons Reunion

Save the Date for the 8th UK Aramcons Reunion

BY Aramco ExPats / /

Save the date! The 8th UK Aramcons Reunion will be held June 1st - 4th or 8th -11th, 2023 (dependant on the selected venue), Southampton, Hampshire, UK.