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Middle East Study Abroad: Information Session


Tue, 09/20/2011 - 3:30pm to 4:30pm


Middle East study abroad information session


Ankara, Abu Dhabi, or Alexandria? Can't decide?

Study Abroad in the Middle East & North Africa
Information Session for Undergraduate Students

Are you studying Arabic, Hebrew, Persian, or Turkish and want to spend time in the Middle East honing your language skills? Are you fascinated by Middle Eastern politics and feel the need to spend a semester in Cairo or Istanbul? Are you unsure about how to choose the best location for your needs?

The UA Center for Middle Eastern Studies (CMES) offers a wide range of support and advice for students wishing to spend a summer, semester, or a year studying in the Middle East or North Africa.

Join CMES and the Office of Study Abroad at this session to learn what opportunities are available and what you might expect during an experience in the MENA region. Find out too about credit transfers and financial aid. Learn about scholarships and funding opportunities.

Christian Sinclair, CMES Assistant Director
Harmony DeFazio, Study Abroad Advisor, UA Office of Study Abroad & Student Exchange


Tuesday, September 20


Student Union, Presidio Room

In conjunction with the Office of Study Abroad and Student Exchange (SASE)