News & Alerts
- Registration for the Fall 2017 Semester Begins Monday, April 24th
- Fall 2017 Classes Begin Tuesday, September 5, 2017
- Please join us for the thesis readings by our honors students on Tuesday, April 25th at 12:30PM
2017 Honors Students
- Leila Lajevard, "Defining Zananegi:How Zanan Magazine Influenced Feminist Discourse in Post-Rvolutionary Iran”
- Em King, "Alternative Notions of Identity in Mizrahi Literature"
- Gaurika Mehta, “Sacrificed Wife, Obedient Mare, and Divine Mother: Performing Gender and Ritual in Ramākānt Rānī Satī Carit Manas"
2016 MEIS Award Winners
The following students demonstrated excellence in their studies:
- Sikander R. Miah, Winner of the Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies Award
- Kathryn (Min Xi) Chua, Winner of the Rumi Biruni Prize for excellence in Persian Study
- Alexander Charles, Winner of the Evliya Chelebi Prize for excellence in Turkish Study
- Nihal D. Patel, Winner of the Premchand Prize for excellence in Hindi Study
- Jatan Sabharwal, Winner of the Baba-e Urdu Prize for excellence in Urdu Study
- Zachary Schwarzbaum and Emina Osmandzikovic, Winners of the Ibni Khaldun Prize for excellence in Arabic Study