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Northwestern University students explore Middle East through its Qatar campus

Dawei Wang and Brendan O’Rorke have enrolled in courses across multiple disciplines including political science, history, ideological studies, and languages.

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Director of Qatar’s Government Communications Office: “Sticking to your principles is most important”

His Excellency Sheikh Saif bin Ahmed Al Thani argued that continued dialogue– at home, in the Middle East, and globally – is a central pillar of Qatar’s communication strategy.

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 CNN’s Fareed Zakaria: Truth will win

The CNN host discussed implications of a post-fact world, fake news, and the role of social media in shaping opinions and influencing news consumption, at NU-Q.

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Eighty-four NU-Q students recognized for academic distinction

At a luncheon hosted by its dean, 84 students named to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2017 semester.

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Events

Graduation

Graduation

Northwestern University in Qatar holds an annual graduation ceremony and related events to honor NU-Q students who have completed their studies. Graduation ceremonies are typically held at the beginning of May.

QMIF

Qatar Media Industries Forum

The Qatar Media Industries Forum (QMIF) is an biannual event providing media leaders in the Arab region with a platform to explore topics of critical importance to Qatar’s emerging media and communication industries.

Student Media and Research Awards

Student Media and Research Awards

The annual NU-Q Media and Research Awards celebrate student work in film, photography, journalism, research, and more. Submissions are adjudicated by selected faculty and industry leaders.

Conferences & Symposia

Conferences & Symposia

NU-Q holds periodic conferences and symposia that facilitate discussion about the media industry and its role in society, with a particular emphasis on issues related to the MENA region.

NU-Q in Evanston

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.