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2019 Spring and Summer Educator Travel, Study and Funding Opportunities

I. 10-Day Trip through Bosnia-Herzegovina (with an optional 1-day extension)  April 7-17, 2019 The University of Arizona Center for Middle Eastern Studies is organizing a public trip, open to any adult interested in an educational travel experience. You will be led by a Balkan historian and local guides, and visit museums, historical sites, and places of […]

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Short Video: Community Engagement in the Face of Division with Sharif Hidayat

The following interview with Sharif Hidayat, a police and community service officer with the 4th district of Maryland’s Montgomery County Police Department. He discusses the importance of living in the community he serves in order to connect with residents and engage across differences.The video was conceived, conducted, produced and edited by Middle East Policy Council […]

Diversity in America, Identity, Teaching Tools

Short Video: Understanding and Combatting Hate

The following interview with Nadia Aziz, a program manager of the Stop the Hate Project at the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, was conducted, produced and edited by Middle East Policy Council interns, Gabrielle Hunt (Seton Hall University) and Sara Lönegård (University of Dundee/San Francisco State) in 2017. MEPC interns can develop independent projects […]