Slippery Rock University

Slippery Rock University

204G Spotts World Cultures Bldg.
Slippery Rock, PA 16057
(724) 738-2426
Contact: Ahmad Khalili,

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,

26 Oct 2017


Nuclear Programs and U.S. Foreign Policy

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 6:00pm
ECB Room 111
Sponsored By: 
Middle East Studies, Gender Studies & The Honors Program

Dr. Dennis Jett is the former American ambassador and senior director at the National Security Council. He joined the School of International Affairs at Penn State University after a 28-year career in the U.S. Foreign Service. His experience and expertise focus on international relations, foreign aid administration, and American foreign policy. He will join the Middle East Studies Center at Slippery Rock University for a lecture concerning the incredibly relevant pitfalls of U.S. Foreign Policy specifically regarding nuclear policy. If you are interested in how the U.S.

09 Mar 2014


Muslims and Christians: How Do We Build Common Ground?

Sunday, March 9, 2014 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
St. Mary of the Mount, Sullivan Hall, 131 Bigham St, Mount Washington, Pittsburgh PA 15211
Sponsored By: 
The Association of Pittsburgh Priests

Speaker: Karen Hussaini, "Islam, the Quran and Muslim Life and Spirituality"
Ms. Hussaini is president of SFH Islamic Interfaith Network

Cost: $20.00
Please mail check to Association of Pittsburgh Priests, PO Box 2106, Pittsburgh PA 15230, or pay at the door

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Curriculum Development Grants Program

The CERIS Curriculum Development Grants Program is designed to enable faculty members from CERIS institutions to pursue curricular development and enhancement projects related to Islamic Studies. Islamic Studies is understood, as expressed in the CERIS mission statement, to encompass many languages, literatures, and disciplines; and extends from the 7th century to the present, and across broad geographical areas of the world.

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