January 2017 Winter Term Study Excursion: Tunisia

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Tunisia

WINTER TERM STUDY EXCURSION ~ JANUARY 2017

CENTER FOR MIDDLE EASTERN STUDIES, HARVARD UNIVERSITY

 

About The Excursion

The Center for Middle Eastern Studies at Harvard is offering a Winter Term Study Excursion in Tunisa for January 2017 for graduate students. The program’s three-week itinerary focuses on the language, history, and literature of Tunisia. 

This trip is ideal for Harvard graduate students (in any school) with history or literature interests as we explore Tunisia.  Preference will be given to graduate students whose interests concentrate in MENA studies.

To apply, please apply using CARAT (Centralized Application for Research and Travel) by 11:59 p.m. Friday, October 21, 2016.

Application available at: Center for Middle Eastern Studies January 2017 Winter Term Study Excursion to Tunisia, Graduate

The application will ask for your Harvard transcript, resume, one letter of recommendation from a Harvard professor, and a statement of purpose. Your statement of purpose should address your interest and academic background in Middle Eastern Studies and should be between 300-500 words.

Questions about the program should be directed to Carol Ann Litster, Administrative and Academic Assistant, at litster@fas.harvard.edu.

Learn More

If you are interested in participating in this Winter Term Study Excursion, please attend our info session on October 14 at CMES, 38 Kirkland Street, Room 102 at 2 pm.

Important Dates 

October 15 : Info Session : 38 Kirkland Street at CMES, 2 pm, room 102

October 21 : Deadline for application submission on CARAT

December 4 : Receipt of program fee

January 1, Depart Boston Logan Airport

January 20 Depart Tunis to Boston

Photos by former participant Zena Agha

See also: North Africa