Middle Eastern Studies
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Middle Eastern Studies

The Middle Eastern Studies minor allows students to thoroughly explore the cultures, politics, societies and economies of Middle Eastern and Northern African countries.


Middle Eastern Studies News

Muslims in the Western Imagination

ProfEtinAnwarEngaged in a semester of research and discourse on conceptions of Muslims in the Western imagination, Associate Professor of Religious Studies Etin Anwar has joined a residency at the Center…
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First-Year Seminar Symposium

FSEM-8722Designed to build a foundation for skills in critical thinking and communication at the Colleges, the First-Year Seminar (FSEM) ranges in topics from fictional worlds and semiotics, to political power…
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Studying in Rabat, Morocco

Carly Kelly, WS ‘20 riding a camel with her program in the Sahara desert in Morocco.Elizabeth Dunne ’19, Jennifer “Morgan” Hekking ’19 and Caroline Kelly ’20 are pleased to be studying in Morocco this spring. “I couldn’t be more grateful; this program is ideal for…
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Philbrick Yadav Examines Takfir and Constitutional Design

Yadav_Stacey_2In the most recent issue of the journal Terrorism and Political Violence, Associate Professor of Political Science Stacey Philbrick Yadav and her coauthor, Ian M. Hartshorn, analyze public acts of takfir — the…
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Philbrick Yadav on “Politics, Governance, and Reconstruction in Yemen’s War”

Yadav_Stacey_3In recent publications and international media coverage, Associate Professor of Political Science Stacey Philbrick Yadav explores the many facets of the civil war that has engulfed Yemen since 2015. Philbrick…
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