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July 20, 2017

The Medium's Messenger

July 20, 2017

NU-Q graduates recognized at research event on home campus

July 20, 2017

Northwestern Qatar unveils architectural gem

July 13, 2017

Local start-up CEO: blockade can inspire innovation

July 13, 2017

NU-Q hosts summer program for regional high school students

July 13, 2017

Cybersecurity: How parents can protect their children

June 28, 2017

Life in Qatar under the embargo

June 5, 2017

Perceptions on science in Qatar

May 29, 2017

NU-Q professor honored with 2017 University Teaching Award

May 23, 2017

Class of 2017 valedictorian named, Latin Honors conferred

April 30, 2017

NU-Q hosts sixth graduation ceremony, its first in new building

April 25, 2017

[Forbes Middle East] Why Resilient Newspaper Ad Sales Are Good News For Digital In The Middle East

April 22, 2017

[Interiors Magazine] Poetic Encounters: Antoine Predock

April 19, 2017

Students receive highly-competitive grants for summer projects

April 19, 2017

[Forbes Middle East] Delving into the region's media through Qatar

April 19, 2017

Admitted students invited to explore NU-Q 

April 19, 2017

Students gain insight on successful business models from regional TV producer

April 19, 2017

NU-Q prepares to celebrate sixth graduating class

April 18, 2017

NU-Q students intern at top global news outlets

April 12, 2017

NU-Q dean elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

April 5, 2017

NU-Q student volunteers to work with refugees

April 4, 2017

NU-Q alumni receives Fulbright scholarship

April 4, 2017

NU-Q to host two major events

April 3, 2017

Communication expert discusses influencer marketing trends

March 30, 2017

Al Jazeera executive director of digital media appointed to NU-Q’s Joint Advisory Board

March 26, 2017

Student work awarded in media and research

March 23, 2017

NU-Q students celebrate annual spirit week with Evanston visitors

March 23, 2017

Digital expert focuses on internet innovations

March 23, 2017

Muslim U.S. scholar focuses on women empowerment under Islamic Law

March 22, 2017

NU-Q to offer minor in Middle East Studies

March 19, 2017

Best-selling author to address NU-Q’s graduating class

March 8, 2017

Writer for The Simpsons speaks at QUMRA

March 8, 2017

NU-Q faculty speak at International Women’s Day events

March 8, 2017

NU-Q students awarded language grants from home campus

March 1, 2017

Provost and provost-designate meet with NU-Q Community

February 28, 2017

NU-Q forum focuses on sport media

February 26, 2017

[Qatar Tribune] "Democracy is in crisis, on the slide for the last 20 years"

February 25, 2017

Al Jazeera English Acting Managing Director speaks at NU-Q

February 23, 2017

Knight Lab discusses journalism in the digital age at NU-Q

February 23, 2017

NU-Q professors, students awarded UREP grant

February 16, 2017

NU-Q forum to discuss sports media development in Qatar

February 10, 2017

NU-Q alumni reunite at reception in new university building

February 10, 2017

Northwestern campuses launch Cross Campus Lectures series

February 10, 2017

NU-Q faculty member's book on political violence published

February 10, 2017

NU-Q students unveil website on Qatari architecture and landscape

February 10, 2017

Juniors intern at major media firms in Washington, New York, and London

February 8, 2017

Between two campuses: Northwestern students share inspiring story

January 28, 2017

[The Peninsula] Budding scribes honing skills at NU-Q

January 26, 2017

NU-Q students learn from international digital journalist

January 26, 2017

NU-Q dean, faculty participate in AmCham event

January 12, 2017

Sports journalism expert returns to NU-Q

January 11, 2017

U.S.-based Pulitzer Center fellows will meet with NU-Q students

January 11, 2017

Pim Thukral joins NU-Q as COO

January 11, 2017

Settling in: updates on NU-Q's new home

January 11, 2017

“Welcome home” NU-Q celebrates new building

January 2, 2017

NU-Q moves to new state-of-the-art building in Education City

December 8, 2016

NU-Q students explore career opportunities

December 8, 2016

NU-Q alum named Outstanding Young Arab Journalist

November 28, 2016

“Dinner with Twelve,” a Northwestern tradition hosts students and alumni in Doha

November 28, 2016

NU-Q students screen documentary in Washington, DC

November 23, 2016

NU-Q prepares to move into state-of-the-art LEED Gold certified building

November 15, 2016

UK political press expert discusses communication challenges

November 13, 2016

Filmmaker encourages NU-Q audience to broaden their perspectives

November 13, 2016

NU-Q Hosts Qatar Media Industries Forum

November 10, 2016

[Gulf Times] Major shift unlikely in US Mideast policy: expert

November 8, 2016

[The New Arab] Social commentary: The 'khaleeji' cultural and modern identity struggle

November 8, 2016

Storytelling in 60 seconds: AJ+ managing director discusses rise of digital news

November 6, 2016

[The National] How important is the American Muslim vote in the upcoming U.S. elections?

November 5, 2016

NU-Q forum to focus on growth of media companies in regional markets

November 2, 2016

[VIDEO] Students get to know Chicago through summer program

November 1, 2016

International, award-winning filmmaker spending semester at NU-Q

October 26, 2016

NU-Q hosts reception to recognize new books by faculty and staff

October 26, 2016

Student club teaches children about filmmaking and storytelling

October 24, 2016

Research Week at NU-Q reveals new opportunities for students

October 20, 2016

Media expert discusses freedom of expression

October 18, 2016

Political analyst/international journalist Rami Khouri addresses Middle Eastern affairs

October 16, 2016

[Al Jazeera English]: Gender issues in the U.S. election

October 11, 2016

NU-Q’s online “Arabic for Media” course gains momentum across the region

October 9, 2016

[Gulf Times] “To me, Palm Tree stands for nationalism”

October 9, 2016

News briefs: October 2016

October 9, 2016

[90.7 WFUV] Global education at NU-Q with Everette Dennis

October 5, 2016

New directors join NU-Q library and admissions

October 4, 2016

NUQSU board holds open house

September 28, 2016

Dun discusses Qatar and 2022 World Cup

September 28, 2016

[Al Jazeera English] Are presidential debates important?

September 27, 2016

Al Jazeera Speaker Series features alum Jassim Al Rumaihi

September 20, 2016

Record number of NU-Q students receive Dean’s List recognition

September 19, 2016

Northwestern research finds total MENA ad market at $5.5 billion

September 19, 2016

A charge to the class and a commitment to community

September 18, 2016

NU-Q hosts reception to recognize new books by faculty and staff

September 18, 2016

Student Academy Award nominee holds exclusive screening for NU-Q community

September 18, 2016

Evanston students engage the Qatar campus

September 18, 2016

October reception to feature recent book publications from NU-Q faculty and staff

September 18, 2016

Medill alumna appointed to NU-Q advisory board

September 18, 2016

NU-Q’s Beverly wins top award for documentary film

September 18, 2016

[Qatar Foundation] Graphic novel by NU-Q professor to be published by HBKU Press

September 15, 2016

[Express Tribune] How a student documentary changed lives in Hakimwala village, Punjab

September 15, 2016

Egyptian artist discusses history and politics through art

September 8, 2016

NU-Q professor selected for prestigious fellowship in Chicago

September 8, 2016

Palestinian resistance through music: NU-Q student research featured in Northwestern journal

September 6, 2016

Northwestern to offer online Arabic for Media course

September 6, 2016

[CNN] "100 Steps" between life and death

September 4, 2016

Egyptian artist Wael Shawky to speak at NU-Q

September 1, 2016

New faculty include award-winning filmmaker, and digital/strategic communications experts

August 30, 2016

Student news site to develop multimedia storytelling

August 29, 2016

NU-Q welcomes its largest class, representing 20 nationalities

August 25, 2016

[The Peninsula] NU-Q to research Qatar’s foreign aid to developing countries

August 24, 2016

Author Ellis Cose to students: "Speak inconvenient truths"

August 24, 2016

UREP research grants awarded to NU-Q professors, students

August 23, 2016

Prominent U.S. journalist addresses NU-Q convocation

August 22, 2016

[Qatar Tribune] NU-Q welcomes Class of 2020

August 17, 2016

NU-Q’s Class of 2020 largest in its history

August 16, 2016

[Doha News] NU-Q grad’s film nominated for Student Academy Award

August 16, 2016

[Gulf Times] NU-Q treatise throws new light on Arab media trends

August 14, 2016

NU-Q symposium generates Special Section in prestigious academic journal

August 11, 2016

Faculty present research at journalism convention in the United States

August 8, 2016

NU-Q graduate nominated for student Oscar

August 4, 2016

Doha high school students attend summer journalism program at Northwestern

July 20, 2016

[American Press Institute] Outsourced copy-editing doesn’t necessarily mean increased corrections

July 14, 2016

[Al-Fanar Media] Importing higher education: a Qatari experiment

June 27, 2016

[BQ Magazine] The value of student internships

June 25, 2016

NU-Q prepares students for global engagement through wide array of programming

June 17, 2016

New paper highlights contribution of Arab scholars to higher education

June 6, 2016

NU-Q marketing study facilitated by QFC Authority

June 5, 2016

Northwestern research report focuses on television programming during Ramadan

May 31, 2016

[NY Times] Paschyn: Russia is trying to wipe out Crimea’s Tatars

May 25, 2016

A year of achievement

May 23, 2016

Academic honors awarded to Class of 2016

May 19, 2016

NU-Q presents lectures, documentaries, and a student showcase in Evanston

May 15, 2016

[Media Power Monitor] Online conversation moves out of Facebook and Twitter in MENA

May 15, 2016

[MediaShift] Mideast media study shows setbacks for Facebook and Twitter, concern for surveillance

May 8, 2016

[WBEZ Chicago] Documentary tells story of Crimean Tatars' struggle for nationhood

May 4, 2016

Twitter use plummets across Middle East amid privacy concerns; video-centric Snapchat booms, but only in high-bandwidth Gulf: survey

May 3, 2016

Alya Al Harthy: Storytellers are "superheroes fighting apathy"

May 3, 2016

Renowned journalist Doucet to NU-Q grads: "Tell the story"

May 3, 2016

NU-Q celebrates graduation of the Class of 2016

April 27, 2016

Renowned journalist Lyse Doucet and NU-Q senior Alya Harthy to address Class of 2016

April 26, 2016

Student film broadcast on Al Jazeera

April 21, 2016

NU-Q welcomes strongest academic class to date

April 18, 2016

[MediaShift] NU-Q media use survey on MediaShift

April 17, 2016

NU-Q wins grant to examine digital health tools for youth

April 14, 2016

List of top students announced

April 12, 2016

[Let's Consider the Source] Dean Dennis discusses NU-Q media use survey on Sirius XM

April 6, 2016

NU-Q partners with Qatar Shell

April 4, 2016

Universita della Svizzera italiana professor presents research at Northwestern University in Qatar

April 4, 2016

Recent visitors to NU-Q

April 4, 2016

Middle East commentator Sultan Al-Qassemi encourages students to share their perspective

April 4, 2016

Evanston Exchange Program allows NU-Q juniors to experience the U.S. campus

April 3, 2016

Class of 2015 graduate wins Education Excellence Award

March 30, 2016

NU-Q senior receives award at the 2016 Annual Research Conference

March 27, 2016

Young filmmakers celebrated at Thimun Qatar Northwestern Film Festival

March 24, 2016

Student work in media and research recognized

March 22, 2016

Media survey shows concern for online monitoring by private companies

March 21, 2016

IPI World Congress panel discussion: media use and regulation in the MENA region

March 20, 2016

NU-Q to showcase research at Qatar Foundation annual research conference

March 16, 2016

NU-Q lecturer in journalism wins international film award at DC festival

March 10, 2016

[MSN.com] Religious TV channels on the rise across Mideast

March 10, 2016

NU-Q lecture explores American culture in the Middle East

March 8, 2016

Faculty and students participate in global media industry events

March 8, 2016

NU-Q – DFI report indicates shifting, expanding media industries in Middle East

March 7, 2016

Students begin unique overseas residency program

March 7, 2016

Weekend workshops introduce high school students to university life

March 5, 2016

Forward in 2016

March 1, 2016

NU-Q research on Qatari driving and Islamic history in Africa is recognized

March 1, 2016

Northwestern and Georgetown universities continue joint program

February 28, 2016

NU-Q signs landmark MOU with QCRI for media industry research and knowledge sharing

February 23, 2016

Northwestern extends agreement for programs in Qatar through academic year 2027-28

February 22, 2016

Northwestern University students travel to Doha for internships and international experience

February 17, 2016

Documentary films "Old South" and "A Struggle for Home" to screen on February 21

February 17, 2016

American Chamber of Commerce in Qatar hosts panel on upcoming U.S. elections

February 10, 2016

Al Jazeera sports presenter to speak at NU-Q

January 28, 2016

NU-Q students build bridges with employers

January 25, 2016

Faculty documentary inspires with story of hope and racial reconciliation

January 20, 2016

NU-Q forum with journalists who bring Middle East stories to life

January 19, 2016

Students receive research support from U.S. mentors under new agreement

January 14, 2016

YouTube star Abu Muteb visits NU-Q

January 3, 2016

Dean Dennis: NU-Q prepares students for global careers

December 12, 2015

Local high school students attend media weekend workshops

December 8, 2015

Student 'ambassadors' represent university on and off campus

December 7, 2015

In Qatar’s Education City, U.S. colleges are building an academic oasis

December 6, 2015

NU-Q faculty documentary at Al Jazeera International Film Festival

December 1, 2015

Interview with journalist Christina Paschyn

November 29, 2015

Students and alumni present films at Ajyal Youth Film Festival

November 25, 2015

TheFoundation: Q&A with communication professor Joe Khalil

November 25, 2015

At Doha's Education City, pioneers cut Western education path

November 25, 2015

Al Jazeera presenter: "The job of journalists is becoming harder"

November 23, 2015

NU-Q hosts inaugural alumni weekend in Dubai

November 12, 2015

Annual report cites “benchmark year” of growth and achievement

November 11, 2015

O'Keefe: NU School of Communication's new modular curriculum approach prepares students to work in creative industries

November 2, 2015

Nanci Martin appointed as director of strategic media and marketing

October 28, 2015

NU-Q grad wins Pulitzer fellowship, publishes report on debt and climate change in India

October 21, 2015

Over 700 student leaders shine at fourth Qatar Leadership Conference

October 21, 2015

Khouri to students: Don’t be dazzled by change and fighting in the Middle East

October 12, 2015

NU-Q adds top talent in media, film, and technology to faculty ranks

October 1, 2015

New associate dean for academic affairs appointed

September 20, 2015

NU-Q unveils Dean’s List of top students

September 14, 2015

Education City schools recognized in US academic excellence rankings

September 9, 2015

"Her Majlis" exhibition, open through October 8 at HBKU Student Center

September 1, 2015

NU-Q hosts colorful convocation ceremony to welcome the Class of 2019

September 1, 2015

The University and the Arab Tradition

August 23, 2015

High school students conclude immersive summer media program

August 17, 2015

New publication explores the consequences of rapid technological change for media industries

June 23, 2015

[AUDIO] NU-Q's media use survey discussed on SiriusXM radio

June 3, 2015

High school students uncover the inside scoop on reporting, advertising and PR at NU-Q summer sessions

May 26, 2015

NU-Q students showcase local accomplishments at US campus

May 6, 2015

NU-Q celebrates fourth graduating class

April 30, 2015

Fall semester Dean’s List announced

April 28, 2015

Malala Fund co-founder Shiza Shahid to address NU-Q graduates

April 15, 2015

Study: National optimism rises across the Middle East, while support for free speech falls

April 12, 2015

Evanston and Qatar campuses come together during NU-Q Go Wild Week

April 12, 2015

Films on cyber bullying, dangerous driving win big at THIMUN Qatar Northwestern Film Festival

April 1, 2015

NU-Q and DFI announce plans for collaborative research on media industry in the Middle East

March 31, 2015

NU-Q launches major redesign of flagship website

March 28, 2015

Students take on Zambia’s water crisis during Spring Break

March 19, 2015

Students present research on deadly driving

March 15, 2015

The role of Qatari women among ground-breaking research at WAPOR regional conference

March 10, 2015

To meet demand for regional content, ‘create, collaborate and ensure local relevance,' industry experts say

March 2, 2015

Students kick off NU-Q journalism residency with two big articles

February 25, 2015

Doha media symposium charts the future of global news and entertainment

February 23, 2015

Students explore emerging sports culture with new website Qatar Sports Tanmiya

February 11, 2015

Renowned Pulitzer Center offering reporting fellowship to NU-Q student

February 8, 2015

Local students find career opportunities in growing media sector

February 5, 2015

Alumnae featured in book celebrating influential women of Qatar

January 11, 2015

NU-Q women make a slam dunk in HBKU basketball league

December 23, 2014

Year in Review: 2013-14

December 9, 2014

Local talent in full view as NU-Q delivers packed program at Ajyal Film Festival

November 20, 2014

NU-Q unveils Dean’s List for top students

November 5, 2014

Qatar Media Industries Forum examines “Brand Qatar”

October 21, 2014

NU-Q, GU-Q and THIMUN Qatar provide essential leadership development opportunities for educators and students at Qatar Leadership Conference

October 14, 2014

Local high school students offered unique learning experience at NU-Q media workshops

September 24, 2014

Universities join forces for innovative seminar exploring life, history and culture in Qatar

September 16, 2014

Attracted to Qatar, US students from Northwestern first to study at NU-Q

September 9, 2014

World-class communication and journalism faculty members join NU-Q

September 4, 2014

Faculty member Dun and alumnus published in new book on privacy in the digital age

September 2, 2014

New faculty and staff join NU-Q

August 26, 2014

NU-Q welcomes largest class to date

August 20, 2014

NU-Q hosts experts on learning and teaching excellence

August 16, 2014

Local student filmmaking talent recognized by NU-Q at graduation ceremony

August 9, 2014

Qatar-based research in the spotlight at global journalist and mass media conference

July 19, 2014

Alumni, faculty and staff share insights with high school students in Summer Media Institute

June 3, 2014

NU-Q research draws US$1.5 million plus in funding

May 27, 2014

[Video] Graduation speech: “Finding Your Path” by filmmaker Jehane Noujaim

May 12, 2014

Facebook use among Qataris remarkably low

May 6, 2014

[Video] Mideast Media study shows demand for social media, censored films

May 5, 2014

NU-Q celebrates third graduating class

May 1, 2014

“Parsing ‘Arab Spring'” explores the power of words in a viral age

April 24, 2014

NU-Q and THIMUN Qatar award student filmmakers seeking social change

April 16, 2014

Nearly half of Arabs watch American films, yet most want more regional content: survey

April 6, 2014

[Video] Everette E. Dennis on The Open Mind

April 2, 2014

NU-Q celebrates talent at annual Media Awards

April 2, 2014

NU-Q’s progress and outlook: an interview with Al Watan

March 25, 2014

Top NU-Q scholars from Qatar and US launch “On the Ground” publication

March 23, 2014

NU-Q recognizes top achievers

March 16, 2014

NU-Q welcomes new associate dean for research and first director of media gallery

March 9, 2014

Academy Award-nominated director of The Square to address NU-Q graduates

March 5, 2014

NU-Q and DFI set April 16 as release for major entertainment media survey results

February 27, 2014

Al Jazeera director general advises students on journalism careers

February 16, 2014

[Video] Dean Dennis on Chicago Tonight

February 13, 2014

Students launch website to probe environmental issues

January 30, 2014

NU-Q researchers and students win UREP grant to study societal engagement among Qatari women

January 28, 2014

Students gain hands-on experience at top media firms

January 8, 2014

Top talent joins NU-Q’s expanding leadership team

December 1, 2013

Children learn reporting skills at NU-Q’s Ajyal newsroom

November 21, 2013

Expert at NU-Q symposium: equivalent of over 100 million years of video expected by 2015

November 18, 2013

NU-Q and Doha Film Institute partner to research entertainment media and cultural attitudes in six Arab countries

November 13, 2013

Award winning Pulitzer Center journalists advise students on reporting the Muslim world

November 13, 2013

Spring 2013 Dean’s List

November 12, 2013

Kathryn Symank appointed chief operations officer

November 12, 2013

Paul F. Reilly appointed director of media strategy, marketing and communication

November 8, 2013

NU-Q journalism graduates help “change the channel”

October 31, 2013

Charlotte Cole: Children’s media as a catalyst for change

October 29, 2013

NU-Q to tackle connection between “big data” and media at open symposium

October 7, 2013

Top media representatives agree data on Qatari media market needs greater accessibility and better understanding

September 30, 2013

Al Jazeera Speaker Series: Carlos Van Meek

September 29, 2013

Hundreds of Qatar’s high-schoolers experience world of leadership through debate and film-making

September 25, 2013

New Staff and Faculty Join NU-Q

September 25, 2013

Video: Leading member of AJAM launch team shares insights on network’s entry into the US at NU-Q speaker series

September 23, 2013

Students report back from Global Media Experience

August 26, 2013

NU-Q welcomes largest first-year class to date

August 25, 2013

Charge to the Class of 2017

August 6, 2013

The following address was given by Everette Dennis, dean and CEO of NU-Q, to the Class of 2017 at student orientation week.

July 7, 2013

Qatar’s high school students get a glimpse of life in the film industry

June 18, 2013

Middle East residents ambivalent about expressing political opinions online: new research

June 4, 2013

NU-Q to offer media and politics minor in collaboration with Georgetown

May 28, 2013

Grant-winning research couples cultural heritage with new media technology

May 21, 2013

[Video] H.E. Sheikh Ahmed bin Jassim Al-Thani speaks to the Class of 2013

May 16, 2013

Fashioning a grand strategy for public communication

May 7, 2013

Sophia Al-Maria Speaks to the Class of 2013

May 5, 2013

NU-Q Passes Media Baton to 33 New Graduates

May 4, 2013

NU-Q students awarded SPJ honors

May 3, 2013

Q&A with author Sophia Al-Maria

April 24, 2013

New research shows Middle East residents support free expression, but also more restrictions on the internet

April 21, 2013

NU-Q becomes editorial home for Penn State’s Journal of General Education

April 14, 2013

Weekend festival backs high schoolers making a difference through film

April 10, 2013

NU-Q faculty and students to perform Greek tragedy at QOSM’s ‘Olympics – Past & Present’ Exhibition

April 3, 2013

Certificate in Middle East studies announced

March 19, 2013

NU-Q and Al Jazeera Network sign MoU to facilitate knowledge transfer, increase student engagement, and strengthen collaboration

February 24, 2013

NU-Q students begin residencies at top media organizations in New York, London and Paris

February 18, 2013

An Arab Spring for the internet?

February 14, 2013

NU-Q students in high demand at third annual Career and Internship Fair

February 13, 2013

NU-Q students combine media skills and community service in South Africa

February 11, 2013

NU-Q crowned champions of Qatar’s collegiate basketball league

February 7, 2013

HRH Prince El Hassan of Jordan advocates for transparency in discussion with NU-Q students

February 4, 2013

NU-Q partners with World Internet Project to extend research into the Arab world

January 27, 2013

NU-Q appoints new leadership to head academic affairs and research

January 23, 2013

As admissions deadline approaches, NU-Q offers workshops on crafting a successful application, financial aid, and tours of facilities