Meet Omar Sharifullah

Name: Omar Sharifullah 

Title:  Research Projects Assistant and Executive Assistant to the Director of ACRO

Number of years at CEU: almost a year 

Home city/town & country: Kabul, Afghanistan 

What's your favorite Hungarian food? 

Sajtszószos tészta (pasta with cheese sauce)

Whose works of art or design have had the greatest impression on you? 

Zarándoklás a cédrusokhoz Libanonban (Pilgrimage to the Cedars in Lebanon) painted by Tivadar Csontváry Kosztka. 

What's your favorite language, whether you speak it or not?  


What's your favorite quote or idiom?  

"Be the change you wish to see in the world"- Mahatma Gandhi. 

What do you like to do best on Sundays?  

I like to cook Afghan food on Sundays, listen to classical music and to watch a movie in the evening. 

Which is your favorite building, park, museum, or public spot in Budapest?  

The CEU Library 

What's your guilty pleasure?  


What is your favorite or most visited website or blog?  


Name one adventure you'd like to have:  

A tour to a peaceful Afghanistan