Department of Near Eastern Studies

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Department News

Bozluolcay Wins Syrian Studies Association Dissertation Prize
Nov. 17, 2023

Murat Bozluolcay has been awarded the Syrian Studies Association Dissertation.

Zangieva Wins Andreas Tietze Memorial Fellowship
Nov. 15, 2023

Fourth-year Ph.D. student Alika Zangieva has been awarded the 2024 Andreas Tietze Memorial Fellowship in Turkish Studies at the University of Vienna.

Harshbarger ’24 Wins Rhodes Scholarship
Nov. 13, 2023

Sam Harshbarger, who is pursuing a minor in Near Eastern Studies, has been awarded a Rhodes Scholarship.

Upcoming Events

Daniel al-Qūmisī and the mourners of Zion: A brief history of the earliest anti-rabbis
Mon, Mar 4, 2024, 12:00 pm1:20 pm
202 Jones Hall
The 44th Annual Carolyn L. Drucker '80 Memorial Lecture
Mon, Apr 1, 2024, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
Robertson Hall 001