April is recognized as National Arab American Heritage Month (NAAHM) to celebrate the history, contributions, and culture of the diverse population of Arab Americans. In recognition of this celebration GEO has identified several approved programs that focus on Arabic language and area studies:
🇪🇬 The American University of Cairo in Cairo, Egypt
🇯🇴 🇪🇬 🇲🇦 AMIDEAST's Area and Arabic Language Studies programs in Jordan, Egypt, and Morocco
🇱🇧 Amherst-American University of Beirut Exchange Program in Beirut, Lebanon
🇯🇴 CET Jordan in Amman, Jordan
✈️ Check out the AC Travel Registry for the list of approved programs, and search by country for programs that may be of interest. Found a program that interests you, but isn't approved? Meet with a GEO adviser to discuss the possibility of petitioning a non-approved program.
📷: Karina Thanawala '21, AMIDEAST (Al Akhawayn University - AUI) Morocco