NU-Q in EvanstonMay 8-12, 2017

NU-Q in Evanston
May 8-12, 2017

NU-Q in Evanston

Each May, Northwestern University in Qatar faculty, students, and staff showcase their creative work and research, and share experiences from the Middle East at the Northwestern University home campus in Evanston, Illinois, USA.

2017 Program

Monday, May 8

Book Talk: Jihad of the Pen, Journal of the Soul: An Anthology of West African Sufi Writing

Zachary Wright, Northwestern University in Qatar, and Rudolph Ware, University of Michigan

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Seminar Room,
Program of African Studies
620 Library Place
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Tuesday, May 9

The NU-Q Student Showcase: Creativity and Innovation

3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Block Cinema,
Mary and Leigh Block Museum
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Wednesday, May 10

Studying Health Behaviors in Qatar: Engaging Undergraduates in Research and Grant Writing

Susan Dun, Northwestern University in Qatar; NU-Q students Amal Ali, junior, and Muhammad Muneeb-Ur-Rehman, freshman

3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Room 1-483,
Francis Searle Building
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Thursday, May 11

Creating Qatar’s First University Museum

Pamela Erskine-Loftus, director of The Media Majlis at Northwestern University in Qatar

5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Trienens Forum,
Kresge Hall
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