The following events are hosted by the Middle East Policy Council, TeachMideast, and partner organizations. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you have an event you would like us to share.
Arab American Institute Kahlil Gibran "Spirit of Humanity" Awards Gala
May 2, 2019
The Awards Gala is an opportunity for Arab Americans to celebrate the civic and cultural contributions of our own community, to take pride in our shared heritage, and to acknowledge the role we continue to play in creating a vibrant future for our country. To this end, AAIF created the Najeeb Halaby Award for Public Service in 2004, which is the only annual award offered exclusively to an Arab American. In 2013, the AnthonyShadid Award for Excellence in Journalism began recognizing groundbreaking coverage of the Arab world or Arab American community.
Location Omni Shoreham Hotel
2500 Calvert St NW
Washington, DC 20008
Presentation to Close Up Middle and High School Teachers
March 4, 2018
MEPC president, Richard Schmierer, to speak with middle and high school history and social study teachers on current issues in the Middle East and U.S. foreign Policy. The Close Up Foundation is a nonprofit, nonpartisan civic education organization in Washington, D.C., that offers impactful, hands-on programming to educate and inspire young people to participate in their government.
This is a closed event. For information on Close Up visit the link below.
The Trump Administration's Middle East Policies: A Mid-term Assessment
January 25, 2018
The Middle East Policy Council organizes quarterly forums on Capitol Hill to discuss and debate issues affecting U.S. national interests in the Middle East. Follow the MEPC Twitter account @MidEastPolicy and check back on this event calendar for information on future events.
Where: Russell Senate Office Building SR-485 RSVP: Email email@example.com or call 202-296-6767
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Greater Together: Building Muslim Resilience in Today's America
September 30, 2018
Join the 2018 t to support ISPU’s vital work, which aims to develop community, build understanding, and safeguard pluralism. Featured Speaker Khaled Beydoun is a leading scholar on Islamophobia, national security and anti-terrorism law, and civil liberties.
Where The Fairlane Club 5000 Fairlane Woods Dr. Dearborn, MI 48126
ISPU at the Islamic Society of North America Annual Conference
August 31-September 2, 2018
The Islamic Society of North America aims to foster the development of the Muslim community, interfaith relations, civic engagement, and better understanding of Islam. The annual conference brings together dozens of speakers, and also includes an art exhibit, film festival, youth summit and much more. The Institute for Social Policy and Understanding’s leadership and scholars will participate in a number of panels.
Where George R. Brown Convention Center Houston, Texas 77010