Skip to main content

Past Events

multi-day

Turkish Language Table

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Practice speaking Turkish in an informal and fun setting.  Speakers of all proficiency levels are welcome!

multi-day

Hebrew Language Table

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Hebrew speakers of all levels are welcome to join us practicing speaking Hebrew in a fun and informal environment.  

Oct
9
2019

LANGUAGE TABLE: TURKISH

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Interested in practicing Turkish informally? Please join us.

Oct
15
2019

Arabic Language Table

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Do you speak Arabic? Do you want to learn Arabic? Do Arabic language and culture fascinate you? Great!! Bring a...

Oct
23
2019

LANGUAGE TABLE: TURKISH

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Interested in practicing Turkish informally? Please join us.

Oct
24
2019

LANGUAGE TABLE: HEBREW

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Interested in practicing Hebrew informally? Please join us. 

Oct
28
2019

LANGUAGE TABLE: ARABIC

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Interested in practicing Arabic informally?  Please join us.

Oct
30
2019

MOVIE NIGHT: CAPERNAUM

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

The MENA Languages Program invites everyone to watch the screening, and pizza and soft drinks will be served.  Winner of the...

Nov
7
2019

Study Abroad Fair

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by Northwestern Buffett Global Learning Office

Come to the 2019 Study Abroad Fair to learn more about all undergraduate study abroad opportunities at Northwestern! Speak directly...

Nov
7
2019

LANGUAGE TABLE: HEBREW

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Interested in practicing Hebrew informally?  Please join us. 

Nov
13
2019

LANGUAGE TABLE: TURKISH

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Interested in practicing Turkish informally? Please join us.

Nov
13
2019

Language Table: Arabic

3:45 PM - 4:45 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Interested in practicing Arabic informally?  Please join us. 

Nov
13
2019

STUDY ABROAD INFORMATION SESSION

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

This information session is for students who would like to learn more about studying abroad in the MENA region.  Come...

Nov
18
2019

International Fellowships for Graduate Students

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, sponsored by Office of Fellowships Information Sessions

International Education Week Event! Come hear Stephen Hill and Jason Kelly Roberts from the NU Office of Fellowships discuss fellowships...

Nov
19
2019

International Fellowships for Undergraduate Students

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, sponsored by Office of Fellowships Information Sessions

International Education Week Event! Come hear Stephen Hill and Jason Kelly Roberts from the NU Office of Fellowships discuss fellowships...

Nov
20
2019

Tips and Tricks for Solo Travel

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by Northwestern Buffett Global Learning Office

Whether you’ve never left the country or you’ve gone abroad with family or school, learn tips for navigating international travel...

Nov
21
2019

LANGUAGE TABLE: HEBREW

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Interested in practicing Hebrew informally?  Please join us. 

Nov
27
2019

LANGUAGE TABLE: TURKISH

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Interested in practicing Turkish informally? Please join us.

Dec
4
2019

Undergraduate Language Grant Info Session

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Check out this session if you would like to study abroad during the summer. Undergraduate Language Grants provide up to...

Jan
17
2020

Hebrew Language Table

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Hebrew speakers of all levels are invited to practice speaking in an informal and fun enviromnent.  

Jan
23
2020

Israeli Movie Series: The Cakemaker

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Join us for pizza, film screening, and discussion of the award-winning film, The Cakemaker.  Sponsored by the MENA Languages Program...

Jan
30
2020

Arabic Language Table

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Practice speaking Arabic in an informal and fun setting.  Speakers of all proficiency levels are welcome and encouraged to attend.  

Feb
4
2020

Israeli Movie Series: The Cakemaker

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Join us for pizza, discussion, and screening of the award-winning film, The Cakemaker.  Sponsored by the MENA Languages Program and...

Feb
12
2020

"The Square" Film Screening

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Join us for pizza, discussion, and screening of The Square, which is a 2013 documentary film by Jahane Noujaim.  It...

Feb
18
2020

Arabic Language Table

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Practice speaking Arabic in a fun and informal setting.  Speakers of all abilities are welcome.  

Feb
22
2020

Arabic Language - Cultural Event

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Arabic Language students will travel to ICNA Relief Food Pantry for a morning of community engagement and service.  Interested students...

Feb
24
2020

Israeli Movie Series: Campfire

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Join us for pizza, discussion, and screening of the award-winning film, Campfire.  Sponsored by the MENA Languages Program and the...

Feb
26
2020

Arabic Language Table

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Practice speaking Arabic in a fun and informal setting.  Speakers of all abilities are welcome.  

Apr
21
2020

Turkish Language Table

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Practice speaking Turkish in an informal and fun setting. 

Apr
23
2020

Arabic Language Table

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Practice speaking Arabic in an informal and fun setting. 

Apr
30
2020

Hebrew Language Table

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Practice speaking Hebrew in an informal and fun setting. 

May
5
2020

Turkish Language Table

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Practice speaking Turkish in an informal and fun setting.  

May
8
2020

Hebrew Language Table

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Practice speaking Hebrew in an informal and fun setting. 

May
19
2020

Turkish Language Table

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Practice speaking Turkish in an informal and fun setting.  

May
19
2020

Hebrew Language Table

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Practice speaking Hebrew in an informal and fun setting. 

May
21
2020

Arabic Language Table

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Practice speaking Arabic in an informal setting.  Arabic speakers of all proficiency levels are welcome.  Contact Instructor Fatima Khan for...

Jun
1
2020

Arabic Language Table

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Practice speaking Arabic in an informal setting.  Speakers of all proficiency levels are welcome. Contact Instructor Ragy Mikhaeel for the...

Jun
1
2020

Hebrew Language Table

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Practice speaking Hebrew in an informal and fun setting. 

Jun
2
2020

Turkish Language Table

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Practice speaking Turkish in an informal and fun setting.  

Jun
4
2020

MENA Languages Year-End Celebration

5:00 PM - 5:30 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

The MENA Languages Faculty will host a virtual Year-End Celebration for all MENA Languages students.  Contact mena-languages@northwestern.edu for Zoom Log-in...

Sep
1
2020

MENA Languages Academic Directions Fair

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Interested in learning Arabic, Hebrew, Persian, or Turkish?  Attend the MENA Languages Academic Directions Fair on September 1 from noon...

Sep
2
2020

MENA Languages Academic Directions Fair

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Interested in learning Arabic, Hebrew, Persian, or Turkish?  Attend the MENA Languages Academic Directions Fair on either September 1 from...

Oct
2
2020

Arabic Language Table

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Arabic Language speakers of all levels are invited to practice speaking Arabic in a casual and supportive group.  The theme...

Oct
12
2020

Arabic Language Table

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Arabic Language speakers of all abilities are invited to practice speaking Arabic in a casual and supportive setting.  The theme...

Oct
21
2020

Second Year Arabic Hosts Guest Speaker

10:45 AM - 11:45 AM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Join for a discussion from Dr. Al Hassan Diab on the topic of Syria: A Different Story.  Contact Professor Raddawi...

Oct
21
2020

Second Year Arabic Hosts Guest Speaker

12:45 PM - 1:45 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Join for a lecture from Dr. Al Hassan Diab on the topic of Syria: A Different Story.  Contact Professor Mikhaeel...

Oct
22
2020

Liberating History: Fatma 75 (1975)

All day, sponsored by Block Museum of Art

Online screening of FATMA 75 followed by a live discussion with a scholar of Maghrebi women's cinema Florence Martin FATMA 75 (Selma...

Oct
26
2020

Arabic Language Table

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Arabic Language speakers of all abilities are invited to practice speaking Arabic in a casual and supportive setting.  The theme...

Oct
28
2020

Persian Language Table

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Persian language speakers of all abilities are invited to practice speaking Persian in an informal setting.  Contact Instructor Pour Mohammad...

Oct
28
2020

Turkish Language Table

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Turkish language speakers of all abilities are welcome to practice speaking Turkish in an informal and comfortable setting.  Contact Professor...

Oct
29
2020

Hebrew Language Table

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Hebrew language speakers of all abilities are invited to practice speaking Hebrew in an informal and relaxed environment.  Contact Professor...

Nov
8
2020

A Talk with Sami Shalom Chetrit

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Join us for a converation in English with the Israeli poet and professor Sami Shalom Chetrit.  The topic is "I...

Nov
9
2020

MENA Monday: Arabic Poetry

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

MENA Languages and MENA Studies will host a discussion of Arabic Poetry.  

Nov
11
2020

Persian Language Table

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Persian speakers of all abilities are invited to practice speaking Persian in an informal setting.  Contact Instructor Pour Mohammad for...

Nov
11
2020

Turkish Language Table

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Turkish language speakers of all abilities are invited to practice speaking Turkish in an informal and relaxed setting.  Contact Professor...

Nov
16
2020

Arabic Language (and Cooking) Table

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Arabic language speakers of all abilities are invited to practice speaking Arabic in an informal setting.  Led by Professor Raddawi,...

Nov
24
2020

Arabic Language Table

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Arabic Language speakers of all abilities are invited to practice speaking Arabic in a casual and supportive setting.  The theme...

Nov
30
2020

Race and Blackness in Middle East Studies: A MENA Conversation

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM, sponsored by Middle East and North African Studies

This event is free and open to everyone, but registration is required: bit.ly/race-middle-east-studies Participants Mandana Limbert is Associate Professor of Anthropology at Queens...

Jan
19
2021

Hebrew Language Table

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Hebrew Language speakers of all abilities are invited to practice speaking Hebrew in an informal and fun environment.  Contact Professor...

Jan
27
2021

Israeli Elections 2021: Decision at Last?

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, sponsored by Israel Innovation Project

The Netanyahu-Gantz coalition lasted only eight months and Israel is now facing its fourth election in two years. Is there...

Jan
28
2021

Hebrew Language Table

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Hebrew Language speakers of all abilities are invited to practice speaking Hebrew in an informal and fun environment.  Contact Professor...

Feb
2
2021

Turkish Language Table

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Turkish Language speakers of all levels are welcome to practice speaking Turkish with others in an informal and fun environment.  

Feb
2
2021

Turkish Language Table

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Turkish Language speakers of all levels are invited to presentation by Guest Speaker Kenan Sharpe on the topic of Latest...

Feb
3
2021

Persian Language Table

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Persian Language speakers of all levels are invited to practice speaking in an informal and fun environment.  Contact the instructor...

Feb
4
2021

Arabic Language Table

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Arabic Language speakers of all levels are invited to practice speaking Arabic in an informal and fun environment.  Contact Professor...

Feb
8
2021

Aravrit: Language as a Space of Inclusion

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM, sponsored by Middle East and North African Studies

Join us for a conversation about the potential encapsulated in a language to create powerful emotional space and visibility. We...

Feb
16
2021

Turkish Language Table

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Turkish Language speakers of all levels are welcome to practice speaking Turkish with others in an informal and fun environment....

Feb
17
2021

Hebrew Language Table

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Hebrew Language speakers of all abilities are invited to practice speaking Hebrew in an informal and fun environment.  Contact Professor...

Mar
2
2021

Turkish Language Table

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Turkish Language speakers of all levels are welcome to practice speaking Turkish with others in an informal and fun environment....

Mar
3
2021

Persian Language Table

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Persial Language speakers of all levels are invited to practice speaking in an unformal and fun environment.  Contact the instructor...

Mar
5
2021

Hebrew Language Table

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Hebrew Language speakers of all abilities are invited to practice speaking Hebrew in an informal and fun environment.  Contact Professor...

Mar
8
2021

IAAS - Plastics and the Plastisphere

7:00 AM - 9:00 AM, sponsored by NCWR

March 8th at 7:00 am CT/ 15:00 ISR Time The Israeli association for aquatic sciences (IAAS) is inviting you to our...

Apr
6
2021

Hebrew Language Table

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Practice speaking Hebrew in an informal setting.  Speakers of all levels are welcome to participate in the Zoom Language Table.  

Apr
15
2021

Arabic Language Table

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Practice speaking Arabic in an informal setting.  Speakers of all levels are welcome to participate in the Zoom Language Table....

Apr
16
2021

Hebrew Language Table

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Practice speaking Hebrew in an informal setting.  Speakers of all levels are welcome to participate in the Zoom Language Table....

Apr
19
2021

Turkish Language Table

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Students and faculty are invited to a very special Turkish Language Table.  In collaboration with Cornell University's Turkish Program, we will...

Apr
28
2021

Persian Language Table

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Practice speaking Persian in an informal setting.  Speakers of all levels are welcome to participate in the Zoom Language Table....

Apr
30
2021

Hebrew Language Table

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Practice speaking Hebrew in an informal setting.  Speakers of all levels are welcome to participate in the Zoom Language Table....

May
13
2021

Hebrew Language Table

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Practice speaking Hebrew in an informal setting.  Speakers of all levels are welcome to participate in the Zoom Language Table....

May
26
2021

Persian Language Table

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM, sponsored by MENA Languages Program

Practice speaking Persian in an informal setting.  Speakers of all levels are welcome to participate in the Zoom Language Table....

May
30
2021

Arab-Jewish Intersecting Identities: Gender, Protest and Politics 

11:00 AM - 12:30 PM, sponsored by The Crown Family Center for Jewish and Israel Studies

ARAB-JEWISH CULTURE, IDENTITY, AND LANGUAGE: PAST AND PRESENT Arab-Jewish Intersecting Identities: Gender, Protest and Politics  Guest Speakers: “The History of the Mizrahi Protest:...

Jun
4
2021

2021 Keyman Conference: Queer Conditions | Kuir Haller I

9:30 AM - 1:30 PM, sponsored by Keyman Modern Turkish Studies (Northwestern Buffett)

2021 Conference: Queer Conditions/Kuir Haller: Social and Political Change in an Age of Authoritarianism Each year, the Keyman Modern Turkish Studies...

Jun
11
2021

2021 Keyman Conference: Queer Conditions | Kuir Haller II

9:30 AM - 1:30 PM, sponsored by Keyman Modern Turkish Studies (Northwestern Buffett)

2021 Conference: Queer Conditions/Kuir Haller: Social and Political Change in an Age of Authoritarianism Each year, the Keyman Modern Turkish Studies...

Back to top