Tag: middle east

Zionism panel teaches students about world issues

The University of La Verne’s Office of Religious and Spiritual Life hosted a Zionism discussion with Jonathan Reed, professor of philosophy and religion, and Jason Neidleman,  professor of political science, in the Ludwick Center last week.

Panel revisits democracy, Mideast

A panel of La Verne professors discussed the idea of achieving peace in the Middle East in the Hot Spots lecture “Demo­cracy in the Middle East: Hopes and Challenges,” last week.

Panel looks at Middle East issues

A faculty panel discussed the past, present and future of Lebanon, Syria and other Middle Eastern countries currently dealing with corruption and revolt.

Abdelgawad dispels misconceptions about Egypt

Naeema Ali Abdelgawad, esteemed Egyptian Fulbright Scholar, addressed the conflicts that surround religion and misconceptions of the Middle East in her lecture and presentation of her film “Hasan and Morqos” on March 24.

Fulbright Scholar speaks on democracy, free will

Naeema Ali Abdelgawad, Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence at Mary Baldwin College, was the keynote speaker on March 25.

Gitty Amini inspired by ‘dinner table’ politics

Associate Professor of Political Science Gitty Amini has dedicated her education to exploring and analyzing the political machine that turns the world.

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