Department of Near Eastern Studies

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Department News

Koujah Named Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellow
May 30, 2023

Fifth-year Ph.D. student Rami Koujah has been named a Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellow.

Near Eastern Studies Celebrates Class Day 2023
May 29, 2023

Near Eastern Studies held its 2023 Class Day reception in Jones 102 on May 29, 2023.

Jamie Pelling Defends Ph.D. Dissertation
May 18, 2023

The Final Public Oral Examination of Jamie Pelling was held on Wednesday, May 17. Pelling’s dissertation, “Feeling Like a State: Anxiety and Optimism in the Late Ottoman Empire,” was advised by Michael Reynolds (NES) and Julia Elyachar (Anthropology and PIIRS). Examiners included M. Şükrü Hanioǧlu (NES) and Evren Savcı (Yale University).

Upcoming Events

M. MÜNIR ERTEGÜN FOUNDATION Presents Pianist and Steinway Artist Meral Güneyman
Thu, Sep 14, 2023, 7:30 pm9:15 pm
Richardson Auditorium