Professor Hanadi Al-Samman was interviewed on al-Hurra news channel by Hisham Melhem to discuss Thomas Jefferson's educational vision, challenges to his equality legacy, and his interests in Arabic and the Quran. The program was aired throughout the Arab world, reaching up to 420 million people. You can view the interview, which also includes other UVa faculty members, here. Professor Al-Samman's interview starts at 35 minutes.
Professor Mohammed Sawaie is one of five UVA faculty members who received the Jefferson Scholars Foundation annual faculty awards, and one of three faculty members to receive its Award for Excellence in Teaching. He is featured in the UVA Today article here for his accolade.
Arabic Teacher Suad Mohamed's outstanding report on and review of MESALC's recent mesmerizing screening of "10 Days Before the Wedding" has been published in the popular Yemeni bilingual daily newspaper Aden Alghad News. Read her review here.
Thursday, March 21st, 6:30 PM
UVA McIntire Lecture Series
Dr Simon Rettig, Assistant Curator, Freer | Sackler Galleries
Sultan Ahmad Jalayir and his Manuscripts: New Directions in Persian Arts of the Book around 1400
Campbell Hall, Room 16