Visiting Scholars Alumni
Munirah AlWeteaid was a Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant through the 2021-2022 academic year. Munira worked with the Arabic languge students in the MENA Languages Program. Munira is a native of Kuwait where she received her Bachelors in Translation and Linguistics from Gulf University, and she went on to complete TEFL in Barcelona, Spain as well as PCELT in Sharq, Kuwait. Munira worked closely with our many Arabic language students on an individual and group basis, and she was key to the success of Northwestern University's Festival of Languages and Cultures in May 2022. Munira believes that the influence of a good teacher can never be erased.
Cagla Nil Tas was a Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant throughout the 2021-2022 academic year. Cagla worked with the Turkish language students in the MENA Languages Program. From Izmir, Turkey, Cagla held a Bachelors degree in English Language Teaching from Osmangazi University and several teaching certifications. Cagla spoke not only English and Turkish, but Italian and German as well. Our Turkish language students benefitted immensely from Cagla's dynamic teaching style. Cagla worked with on an individual basis with our Turkish language students, and she also assisted in the classroom. Cagla organized authentic Turkish meals for the students and she was instrumental in organizing Northwestern University's Festival of Languages and Cultures in May 2022.Back to top