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MES Open House

Monday, December 15th 3-4pm Olin LC 118

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Arabic Persian Summer Institute 2014

Program highlights All levels taught: beginning, intermediate, & advanced Ten week program runs June 2 – August 8, 2014 (Arabic testing begins May 29) Program includes over 150 contact hours, consisting of 3 – 4 contact hours per day Qualifies … Continue reading

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UMD Summer Language Institute

The University of Maryland invites your students to participate in the UMD Summer Language Institute in Arabic and Persian this Summer 2014. We wanted to reach out to you directly about this opportunity, as fellow educators who strive to promote … Continue reading

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CAMES Summer Arabic Program 2014

The Center for Arab and Middle Eastern Studies at the American University of Beirut will be holding an intensive summer program in Modern Standard Arabic from June 23 until August 8, 2014. The program offers intensive Arabic instruction at eight … Continue reading

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CAMES Colloquial Lebanese Summer Arabic Program 2014

The Center for Arab and Middle Eastern Middle Eastern Studies at the American University of Beirut will offer 6-credit classes in intensive colloquial Lebanese Arabic at the introductory and the intermediate level from June 23 until August 8, 2014. The … Continue reading

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Full Scholarship Opportunity to Study Arabic this Summer

SALAM 2014: Summer Arabic Language and Media Program The Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center (SQCC) is delighted to announce its 2014 Summer Arabic Language and Media (SALAM) program, a fully-funded intensive Arabic language scholarship program in the Sultanate of Oman.  SQCC … Continue reading

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The Indiana University Summer Language Workshop

The Indiana University Summer Language Workshop (June 9 – August 1, 2014) is accepting applications for intensive Arabic (begins June 2), Hindi-Urdu, Persian, Tatar, Turkish, and Uzbek language study on the Bloomington campus. The program features 20 contact hours weekly, … Continue reading

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Summer 2014 Israel and Palestine Internship Program

George Mason University would like to invite students to participate in their Summer 2014 Israel and Palestine internship Program.  Over 9 weeks, students participate in a 1 week seminar on Arab-Israeli relations and spend two months interning for an organization … Continue reading

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LECTURE: Revisiting Gezi Protests and Authoritarianism in Turkey | Asli Igsiz |Wednesday, November 6th at 7:15 p.m. | RKC 103

The Gezi Park protests, and the state response to them, have ignited questions and debates on various issues such as the institutionalization of neoliberalism, centralization of powers, cronyism, an increasing tendency of authoritarianism, minority governmentality, and encroachment on professional independence … Continue reading

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LECTURE: The Routes of Knowledge: Driving in Israel and the West Bank | Amahl Bishara | Monday, September 30th at 7:00 p.m. | Olin 102

The modern state is expected to provide its people with both safety and freedom. Driving and other kinds of road travel are key practices through which citizens – and subjects – sense and evaluate these qualities across many kinds of … Continue reading

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