Just To Know You

Here at Just To Know You we believe that everyone has a journey. Tune-in with Angela and Darian to explore the journeys within - and around - our SAES community.

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22 Nadir Youssif - A Cool Vibe

Tuesday Feb 13, 2024

Tuesday Feb 13, 2024

Darian sits down with Nadir Youssif.  Nadir discusses his love of golf and shoes.  Nadir also talks about his duel Egyptian and American heritage and how its influenced his world view.

21 Walk of Nations

Thursday Feb 08, 2024

Thursday Feb 08, 2024

Darian and Angela left the mic sitting out and Kent picked it up.  He interviews Tabitha Pugh, Peter Cunningham and Betsy Hawkins.  The three of them are the driving force behind the "Walk of Nations" event at Dhahran Hills Elementary.  With nearly 5000 people expected it is one of the largest events in the community.  Join Kent and his guests as they talk about what to expect at the event and what goes on behind the scenes to make it happen.
Walk of Nations
Dhahran Hills Elementary
Tuesday, February 20th
From 4:00 - 7:00pm

Wednesday Jan 17, 2024

In a first for Just to Know You - Angela interviews someone outside of SAES: Jason Quinn.  Jason trains people to do what he does best - rescue people in difficult conditions.  If you think Jason has the perfect voice for a podcast - you are right!  He has over 160 episodes of his own podcast: The Real ResQ Podcast.  Join Angela and Jason for a fascinating discussion about the life of someone who saves lives.  

Wednesday Dec 06, 2023

Angela and Darian sit down with new SAES Manager Ben Jacobs.  Ben has served in many roles during his time at SAES in addition to attending SAES schools himself.  Ben applies the engineering spirit to all of his projects and once even dreamed of being an astronaut.

Tuesday Oct 10, 2023

Angela kicks off season 2 of "Just To Know You" with Jessica and Dan.  Jessica and Dan tell stories about biking all around the world.  They caution us about staying at a "naturalist campsite".

Wednesday May 17, 2023

Paola chats with Angela about her country Colombia which she describes as incredibly rich and poor at the same time.  Paola has strong feelings about the past and future of her country and marvels at Colombians' ability to find happiness through it all.

Tuesday May 02, 2023

DHS teachers Mike and Nicki Rawn chat with Darian about their winding road to SAES.  For Mike the journey included a whole other career.  Nicki has found a new and exciting way to put her body checking skills learned in field hockey to good use.
Nicki's local soccer is the Desert Roses
Mike's Music Podcast is  The Mac & Mike Show

Friday Apr 14, 2023

Gail Sommer and Darian share a few laughs and even a tear or two.  Gail has visited the far corners of Saudi Arabia where few westerners have gone.  She tells stories of camping in the Empty Quarter, riding the dunes and sleeping on the side of the road. 
Gail Sommer can be found on both Instagram and TikTok at: sommerwanderess

Friday Apr 07, 2023

A whole crew joins our host Angela this week.  SAES teachers Scott, Fanni, Kevin, Matt L. and Mathew discuss their kite surfing journey from beginner to expert.  They recall their most breath-taking moments as well as some that will raise the hair on your neck.  Strap in, check your gear and come along for the ride!

Saturday Apr 01, 2023

Keynote speaker and Aramcon Richard P. Howard sits down with Angela and Darian to talk about his early life at Aramco, his career and new book.  He describes old Khobar as a city with only one paved road with few Americans.  Richard recounts the tragedy that changed his life and how some pain is better left in the past.
Aramco Brat: How Arabia, Oil, Gold, and Tragedy Shaped My Life: Howard, Richard P: 9798985227208: Amazon.com: Books

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