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FLAS Fellows

2020-2021 Fellows
Title VI (US Department of Education) Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Academic Year and Summer fellowships are offered through the University of Arizona's Center for Middle Eastern Studies.

Fellow (department), language/level, program


-Jeniffer Acevedo Castro (Human Rights Practice), Graduate, Intermediate Persian

-Elizabeth Bentley (Rhetoric/Gender & Women), Graduate, Advanced Hebrew

-Kacey Evilsizor (Roshan GIDP), Graduate, Intermediate Persian

-Rose Hattab (MENAS), Graduate, Intermediate Turkish

-Scott Jones (MENAS), Graduate, Advanced Modern Standard Arabic

-Bethany Weppler (Arabic/French/Linguistics), Undergraduate, Advanced Modern Standard Arabic



Undergraduate Fellows

-Kaitlyn Abiri (Molecular and Cellular Biology), Intermediate Persian

-Sydney Filler (Mathematics/Philosophy/Economics), Advanced Modern Standard Arabic

-Serene Goodman (Arabic), Intermediate Modern Standard Arabic

-Claire Holloway (PPEL), Advanced Modern Standard Arabic

-Mohammad Azeem Khan (Political Science), Advanced Modern Standard Arabic

Graduate Fellows

-Rob Handerhan (Roshan GIDP), Intermediate Persian

-Scott Jones (MENAS), Advanced Arabic

-Kelly Loomis (MENAS), Advanced Arabic

-Seth McCombie (MENAS), Advanced Arabic

-Lexie Palmer (MENAS), Advanced Arabic

-Renee Spellman (MENAS), Advanced Arabic

-Sean Tomlinson (MENAS), Intermediate Turkish

Click here for more information on the FLAS.
Click here for past FLAS recipients.