Department of Near Eastern Studies

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Department News

Princeton University Library’s Rachel Simon Receives 2022 Partington Award.
Dec. 15, 2022

The Middle East Librarians Association has given Dr. Rachel Simon the 2022 David H. Partington Award.

Joshua Picard Defends Ph.D. Dissertation
Dec. 12, 2022

On Monday, December 12, Joshua Efrem Picard successfully defended his doctoral dissertation.

Kyle Clarke Defends Ph.D. Dissertation
Dec. 6, 2022

Kyle Clark successfully defended his doctoral dissertation.

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