American Universities in the Middle East: Agents of Change in the Arab World

Speakers:
David Arnold President, American University in Cairo, Egypt
Joseph G. Jabbra President, Lebanese American University, Lebanon
Winfred L. Thompson Chancellor, American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
John Waterbury President, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
Presider:
Lee C. Bollinger President, Columbia University
Description

Please join these university presidents as they discuss the importance and value of American-style liberal arts education in Egypt, Lebanon, and the Gulf, and how it can work to create social change in the Arab world.

5:30 – 6:00 p.m. Reception
6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Meeting

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