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University of Pittsburgh

Asian Studies Center, Contact: Shashank Srivastava, shashank.srivastava@pitt.edu
www.ucis.pitt.edu/asc

Center for Russian and East European Studies. Contact: Zsuzsanna Magdo, zsuzsannamagdo@pitt.edu
ucis.pitt.edu/crees

John Quincy Adams Society Essay Contest: America in the Middle East/War Powers

Sunday, February 23, 2020 (All day)
2020 John Quincy Adams Society Summer Leadership Conference in Washington D.C.
Sponsored By: 
The John Quincy Adams Society and The National Interest

Announced by University of Pittsburgh:

John Quincy Adams Society Essay Contest: America in the Middle East/War Powers

28 Feb 2020

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Consortium for Educational Resources on Islamic Studies (CERIS) spring 2020 book discussion for educators

Friday, February 28, 2020 - 5:00pm
UNIVERISTY OF PITTSBURGH, 4217 Posvar
Sponsored By: 
CERIS

Consortium for Educational Resources on Islamic Studies (CERIS)
spring 2020 book discussion for educators

February 28, 2020
UNIVERISTY OF PITTSBURGH, 4217 Posvar
5:00 PM Dinner, 6:00 PM Discussion

You are invited to participate in the spring 2020 book discussion at the University of Pittsburgh. The book selected is Jihad, Radicalism and the New Atheism by Mohammad Hassan Khalil.

Jeanette S. Jouili, Associate Professor, Department of Religious Studies at the University of Pittsburgh will facilitate the book discussion.

15 Jan 2020

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2020 Faculty Development Seminar on Palestine Travel Fellowships

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 (All day)
Jerusalem and the West Bank
Sponsored By: 
Funding for these three participants is provided by the U.S. State Department's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs through an agreement with CAORC

Announced by University of Pittsburgh

2020 Faculty Development Seminar on Palestine Travel Fellowships

A FUNDED program for full-time community college/university faculty is the Palestinian American Research Center’s Faculty Development Seminar on Palestine. It will be held in Jerusalem and the West Bank, from June 3-16. Applications are due Jan. 15. For a lot more information and an application, go to: http://parc-us-pal.org/facultyDevSem.htm

Program dates: June 3 - June 16, 2020 in Jerusalem and the West Bank

16 Nov 2019

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Few of a Kind Presents: Taboo Topics

Saturday, November 16, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Few of a Kind Store, 4741 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh
Sponsored By: 
Few of a Kind Store

Announced by University of Pittsburgh

Join us to discuss: Taboo Topics for Muslims

Saturday, November 16th, 2019
2:00pm to 3:00pm

Few of a Kind Store
www.fewofakindstore.com
4741 Liberty Ave
fewofakindstore@gmail.com
Hours (Tuesday-Saturday): 10am-5pm

Contact: 
fewofakindstore@gmail.com

12 Nov 2019

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Experimental art space in Tehran has been recreated in Pittsburgh

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 (All day) to Friday, November 29, 2019 (All day)
The Mattress Factory, Pittsburgh, PA

Announced by University of Pittsburgh
Article from The Art Newspaper, written by Gabrielle Angeleti

Image: Sohrab Kashani's Sazmanab in Tehran, Siavash Naghshbandi

Two artists began a collaborative project after one was denied a visa to enter the US under Donald Trump's travel ban.

01 Dec 2019

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Deadlines for Professional Development Funding for K-12 Educators

Sunday, December 1, 2019 (All day)
Bahrain, Middle Eastern Nations

Announced by University of Pittsburgh

Bilateral US-Arab Chamber’s annual Teachers Educating Across Cultures in Harmony (TEACH) Fellowship program. You would travel to Bahrain for a week in March (probably March 7-13). For more information, go to: http://www.cvent.com/events/2020-teach-bahrain-fellowship/event-summary-... Deadline to apply: Dec. 13.

14 Nov 2019

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Informational Webinar for Schools to Receive Chinese or Arabic Teacher

Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 4:00pm
Webinar, https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_JhSEA58FSFOsaQJJZYzXrQ
Sponsored By: 
US Department of State, Teachers of Critical Languages Program (TCLP)

The US Department of State is offering full funding for schools wanting to start or grow a Chinese or Arabic language program by sending you a Chinese, Egyptian, or Moroccan teacher through the Teachers of Critical Languages Program (TCLP) - https://www.americancouncils.org/programs/teachers-critical-languages-pr.... The deadline to apply is Jan. 27, 2020, but it will take a long time to get the approvals and for your school to write the application.

Contact: 
https://www.americancouncils.org/programs/teachers-critical-languages-program

Program on Law and Society in the Muslim World, Harvard Law School

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 (All day)
Harvard Law School

Announced by University of Pittsburgh

Program on Law and Society in the Muslim World, Harvard Law School

Visiting Fellowships 2020–2021
Applications due January 15, 2020

09 Nov 2019

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Muslim Read

Saturday, November 9, 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
AN-NUR Islamic Center, 1017 Center Ave, Wilkinsburg, PA 15221
Sponsored By: 
Muslim Women’s Assoc. of Pittsburgh (MWAP)

Announced by University of Pittsburgh

MUSLIM READ ~ November 9, 2019 ~ 2 pm – 3:30 pm
AN-NUR Islamic Center, 1017 Center Ave, Wilkinsburg, PA 15221

FEATURING readings by Sarahjameela Martin:
- ISLAM IN BELTZHOOVER
- LIFE AND WORK OF SATI MAJED
- Q&A IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING

Excerpts from forthcoming book: Pittsburgh’s African American Muslims, 1900-1979

DONATIONS ACCEPTED // Free Event

SPONSOR: Muslim Women’s Assoc. of Pittsburgh (MWAP)
An-Nur Islamic Center(host)

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