Student Opportunity

Present a Poster at the Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa's 12th Annual Conference

Thursday, October 31, 2019 (All day) to Saturday, November 2, 2019 (All day)
Washington, D.C.
Sponsored By: 
Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa (ASMEA)

Announced by University of Pittsburgh

New! Present a Poster at the Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa's 12th Annual Conference
Submission Deadline: October 1, 2019; Event Dates: October 31-November 2, 2019

The Association for the Study of the Middle East and Africa (ASMEA) is pleased to invite undergraduate students to participate in its first ever Poster Presentation Competition at the Twelfth Annual Conference being held in Washington, D.C. October 31 - November 2, 2019.


14 Apr 2018


2018 CERIS Research Symposium

Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
Duquense University, Pitttsburgh PA
Sponsored By: 
Sponsored by the Consortium for Educational Resources www.cerisnet and the Center for Christian – Islamic Dialogue

Students are invited to present their research at the CERIS Research Symposium on April 14, 2018 at Duquesne University. As we are celebrating our 15th year, we are highlighting faculty and student research or special projects, along with hosting keynote speaker Dr. Amir Hussain is Professor of Theological Studies at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles.

Elaine Linn,

08 Feb 2018


Summer Studies Program in Indonesia

Thursday, February 8, 2018 (All day)
Sponsored By: 
US-Indonesia Society

As the most dynamic emerging economy in Southeast Asia, the largest Muslim-majority country, third largest democratic country and one of the most diverse countries in the world, Indonesia is an important country for the U.S and in Asia. The USINDO Summer Studies program aims to provide American students with the language ability, political awareness, culture sensitivity and understanding of this increasingly significant country. For the past 23 years, USINDO has hosted an intensive ten-week language and cultural immersion program, held in Yogyakarta for U.S.

18 Jun 2016


Zaytuna Summer Arabic Intensive

Sunday, June 19, 2016 (All day) to Sunday, July 31, 2016 (All day)
Zaytuna College
Sponsored By: 
Zaytuna College

Only a few spaces remain for our Summer Arabic Intensive. Apply now! Don't miss your chance for an enriching summer you won't forget. Take beginning, intermediate, or advanced classical Arabic.

The Summer Arabic Intensive is a residential language program in Berkeley, California, that incorporates classical Arabic texts and modern academic rigor within a nourishing spiritual environment. Begin your Arabic-learning journey -- or further it -- this summer!

Program at a Glance

18 Mar 2016


Muslims in a Global Context: Mini Course

Friday, March 18, 2016 (All day) to Sunday, March 20, 2016 (All day)
University of Pittsburgh
Sponsored By: 
University of Pittsburgh Global Studies Center

Muslims in a Global Context is a semi-annual mini-course series for students, educators, and the broader community to learn from faculty experts and practitioners about issues of critical importance to the understanding of countries with significant Muslim populations. Each term the cluster of countries changes. In the past two years, three sections were offered covering Egypt and Northern African countries, Afghanistan, Pakistan and India and the Gulf States and Iran.

Veronica Dristas at

15 Jan 2014


George Mason Study Abroad Opportunity: Approaches to Conflict Management and Resolution: Field Work with Syrian Refugees

Wednesday, January 15, 2014 - 9:45pm
George Mason University and Turkey
Sponsored By: 
George Mason University

Approaches to Conflict Management and Resolution:
Field Work with Syrian Refugees
March 8 - 16, 2014

Applications due January 15

Michelle Everson at

21 Mar 2013


North American Undergraduate Conference in Religion and Philosophy

Thursday, March 21, 2013 - 5:00pm to Friday, March 22, 2013 - 5:00pm
Saint Francis University Loretto, Pennsylvania 15940
Sponsored By: 
St. Francis University

Submissions are encouraged from students majoring in all academic disciplines.

Dr. Arthur Remillard

12 Apr 2013


2013 Islamic Studies Undergraduate Symposium

Saturday, April 13, 2013 (All day)
Slippery Rock University
Sponsored By: 
Slippery Rock University and CERIS

9:00 AM: Welcome – Dr. Ahmad Khalili, Slippery Rock University

Dr. Tony Gaskew, University of Pittsburgh Bradford

09:15 AM – 11:30 AM: Student Presentations

Strain Behavioral Science Building (SBS)

11:45 Keynote Address
Dr. Sami Hermez, University of Pittsburgh

Closing Comments
Dr. Tony Gaskew

Dr. Ahmad Khalili, or Elaine Linn
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