Articles from February 2022

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IS:3012 featured in Iowa Now: University of Iowa Course Examines Refugee and Immigrant Experience

Students will help educate the community on refugee issues and the Catherine McAuley Center's work, hold an interactive campus event that simulates the refugee experience for invited guests, and create a UI student organization to support local refugees and immigrants.
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Apply to Be a United Nations College Ambassador for Academic Year 2022-2023

Friday, February 18, 2022
The Iowa United Nations Association invites students to apply to be an Iowa UNA College Ambassador. Up to 10 students will be selected for the 12-month program, each receiving $500 as a stipend. See the full article for details on how to apply.
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Still Time to Register! Working Internationally: Global Careers in Education, Translation, and Cultural Exchange (IS:2500) Offered February 24-26, 2022

Monday, February 14, 2022
Registration is open for Working Internationally (IS:2500), a 1-s.h. course meeting from 2/24-2/26. The course offers practical insight to prepare for the international job search, including presentations and panels by students and professionals.

ISAAB Member Yasmine Ramadan's Book Reviewed in al-Quds al-Arabi

Friday, February 11, 2022
Congratulations to International Studies Academic Advisory Board member and Director of Arabic Studies Yasmine Ramadan, whose book Space in Modern Egyptian Fiction was reviewed in the independent pan-Arab newspaper al-Quds al-Arabi.