Via SOCIOLOGY OF ISLAM LISTSERV on February 14, 2014:

Consider joining us on a journey to understanding the hopes and aspirations of people in the Middle East for a better future.  This summer two Syracuse University faculty members, Professor Mehrzad Boroujerdi (Director of the Middle Eastern Studies Program), Professor Matt Bonham (Co-Director of the Syracuse Public Diplomacy Program), and faculty from Bahçesehir University in Istanbul will engage students in a dialogue about the transition from authoritarian to democratic governance. Continue reading

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Via SOCIOLOGY OF ISLAM LISTSERV on February 1, 2014:

The International Institute of Islamic Thought (IIIT) is pleased to announce its 2014 Summer Students Program in Islamic Studies, which will run for five weeks between Monday, May 19, and Tuesday, June 24, 2014. Continue reading

Posted in Americas, Economics, History, Humanities, Islamic Law, Islamic Studies & Academia, Islamic Theology & Practice, Middle East & North Africa, Muslim Ethics, Muslim Life, Political Science, Religion, Science & Technology, Social Sciences, Summer Program.