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Princess Aisha bint Al Hussein '86

Princess Aisha bint Al Hussein '86 is the daughter of Princess Muna al-Hussein and King Hussein. Al Hussien is a strong supporter of women’s rights and continues making strides on behalf of women in Jordan.
Princess Aisha bint Al Hussein was born in Amman, Jordan and is the daughter of Princess Muna al-Hussein and King Hussein. During her summer break from Dana Hall, Al Hussein was the first Middle Eastern woman to complete five military parachute jumps and receive her wings. After Dana Hall, Al Hussien was the first female from the Middle East to attend the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst in the United Kingdom. She completed her officer's training there in 1987. Al Hussien also holds an undergraduate degree in Modern Middle East History and Politics from the Pembroke College of Oxford University.

In 1995, she was selected to be the Director of the Directorate of Women's Affairs in the Jordanian Armed Forces. Al Hussien is a strong supporter of women’s rights and continues making strides on behalf of women in Jordan.

Her honors and awards include: the Order of Merit (Level 4), The Decoration of Independence (Level 1), the Medal of Administrative Competence, and the King Hussein Medal for Excellence.
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  • Maya

    "My favorite Dana Hall memory would be the first time I ever sang the Alma Mater with my fellow classmates. That was most definitely the first time I felt like I was truly a part of something. Joining hands with my future Silver Sisters made me truly feel like I was a Dana girl."
    -Maya '20