Spring 2017 newsletter


Spring 2017 nesletterFrom the Director's Desk

Director YÜksel Sezgin discusses the program's initiatives and achievements this year, including student and faculty research projects.


2016-2017 MESP Events

Middle Eastern-related events from our 2016-2017 calendar.


INTERVIEW WITH THE CO-RECIPIENTS OF 2016-2017 MESP TEACHING RECOGNITION AWA R D ( T R A )

Hear from Professor Miriam Ellman and Professor Rania Habib.


INTERVIEW WITH KEN HARPER, ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF MULTIMEDIA PHOTOG- RAPHY AND DESIGN

Associate Professor Ken Harper discusses his career and research. 


INTERVIEW WITH LATIF TAS, MARIE-SKLODOWSKA-CURIE GLOBAL FELLOW AND VISITING SCHOLAR AT MAXWELL SCHOOL OF CITIZENSHIP AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS

Visiting scholar Latif Tas discusses his research. 


INTERVIEW WITH OSAMAH KHALIL, ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF HISTORY AT SYRA- CUSE UNIVERSITY

Professor Osamah Khalil discusses his research and new book. 


GRADUATE STUDENT STUDY ABROAD NOTE

Graduate Student Summer Research Grant recipient, Shaundel Sanchez, discusses her fieldwork in the UAE. 


Graduate Students Conducting Research on Topics and Issues Related to the Middle East


STUDENT AWARDS