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Welcome to The Center for Middle Eastern Studies (CMES)

The Center for Middle Eastern Studies (CMES) at the University of Arizona (UA) supports and promotes Middle East language and Middle East studies-related teaching and research throughout the University, and fosters understanding of the Middle East through an extensive program of outreach to schools and the wider community.

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Announcements

Welcoming CMES' New Assistant Director
It is our great pleasure to welcome, and welcome back to the University of Arizona, CMES’ new assistant director, Dr. Julie Ellison-Speight.   She received her PhD in Near Eastern Studies at the UA. CMES will benefit from her knowledge of Middle Eastern Studies, understanding of the university, and... read more
CMES Announces Funding Awardees
The Center for Middle Eastern Studies is able to support students and faculty in a variety of ways, including through competitive funding opportunities. Follow the links below to view recent awardees. Foreign Language and... read more
New Funding for Students and Faculty
CMES announces new funding opportunities for UA students and faculty! CMES Internship Funding will assist undergraduate and graduate students in taking advantage of often unpaid or underpaid internship opportunities. We are currently offering... read more
Multiple Literacies For 21st Century Learners: Western Consortium Workshop
MULTIPLE LITERACIES FOR 21ST CENTURY LEARNERS Keynote Lecture April 1, 2016 Dr. Beatrice Dupuy (Co-Director of the Center for Educational Resources in Culture, Language, and Literacy and Chair of the Interdisciplinary Ph.D. Program In Second Language Acquisition and Teaching) Title: Multiliteracies... read more
Anniversary Year at CMES
The 40th anniversary of the Center for Middle Eastern Studies (CMES) and the 25th anniversary of the CMES Photography Exhibit will be celebrated this year at the photography exhibit reception. More news to follow.

Events

  • The Idol 06/10/2016 - 7:30pm
    non-CMES event

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Center for Middle Eastern Studies
845 N. Park Avenue
Marshall Bldg Room 470
P.O.Box 210158-B
Tucson, AZ 85721-0158
Tel: (520) 621-5450
Fax: (520) 621-9257
sbs-cmes@email.arizona.edu

Center Director

Anne H. Betteridge
845 N. Park Avenue
Marshall Bldg Room 471
P.O.Box 210158-B
Tel: (520) 621-5456
Fax: (520) 621-9257
anneb@email.arizona.edu