* * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *
LINGUIST List logo Eastern Michigan University Wayne State University *
* People & Organizations * Jobs * Calls & Conferences * Publications * Language Resources * Text & Computer Tools * Teaching & Learning * Mailing Lists * Search *
* *
LINGUIST List 18.994

Mon Apr 02 2007

FYI: Summer Intensive Arabic Program

Editor for this issue: Dan Parker <danlinguistlist.org>


To post to LINGUIST, use our convenient web form at http://linguistlist.org/LL/posttolinguist.html.
Directory
        1.    Charles Haberl, Summer Intensive Arabic Program


*******************************************************************************
Fund Drive FLASH: We still need $28,854 to end Fund Drive.
If you have not donated, please visit http://linguistlist.org/donate.html
*******************************************************************************
Current Top 5 Schools in LL Grad School Challenge:

1. University of Washington $1134
2. Stanford University $1110
3. University of California, Santa Barbara $726
4. University of Toronto $685
5. Michigan State University $560

To see the full list, go to: http://linguistlist.org/donation/fund-drive2007/allschools.cfm

*******************************************************************************

Message 1: Summer Intensive Arabic Program
Date: 02-Apr-2007
From: Charles Haberl <mustashriqgmail.com>
Subject: Summer Intensive Arabic Program


Study Arabic language and Moroccan culture for an intensive six weeks
(approximately 20 June to 30 July)! This new Summer Intensive Arabic
Program is administered by the Rutgers Study Abroad Office in cooperation
with Center for Middle Eastern Studies, and The Department of Africana
Studies at Rutgers.

Spend each morning intensively studying Modern Standard Arabic in a
classroom setting in the Arabic language program at the American Language
Institute in Fez, which is located in a 19th century Andalusian home in
the ville nouvelle of Fez. Afternoon hours will be dedicated to exploring
the history and culture of Morocco, which will take you to local museums,
religious sites, and historical venues as you examine more closely the
inner workings of this ancient land. Special topic areas include Berber
language and culture, Moroccan Architecture, Sufi Music, Moroccan Economy,
Feminist Movements, Moroccan Islam as well as Moroccan Cultural Heritage
and will be presented by a wide range of guest speakers from local faculty
to community leaders.

A complete application package includes: an application, your most recent
transcript, one letter of recommendation from an undergraduate professor
and a one page personal statement. Admission is open to majors of all
disciplines. Students are selected from the various colleges of Rutgers
University and from colleges throughout the United States and Canada.
Application deadline is 15 April. Applications are accepted until the
program is full.

The courses will run five days a week for approximately six hours a day.
Examinations, written work, hours of contact, and the level of instruction
meet, in full, the standards maintained at Rutgers University.

For further details about the program, contact:

Rutgers Study Abroad
102 College Avenue
New Brunswick, NJ 08901-8543
Tel: 732/932-7787 Fax: 732/932-8659
Email: ru_abroademail.rutgers.edu
Internet: studyabroad.rutgers.edu

This program assumes no liability for personal property. Students desiring
liability insurance should secure their own. Rutgers University reserves
the right to make any changes in the Study Abroad programs that may
become necessary. Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is dedicated
by law and by purpose to serving all people on an equal and
nondiscriminatory basis.

Linguistic Field(s): Language Acquisition


This Year the LINGUIST List hopes to raise $55,000. This money will go to help keep the 
List running by supporting all of our Student Editors for the coming year.

See below for donation instructions, and don't forget to check out our Fund Drive 2007 
LINGUIST List Superhero Adventure for some Fund Drive fun!

http://linguistlist.org/donation/fund-drive2007/ 

There are many ways to donate to LINGUIST!

You can donate right now using our secure credit card form.

Alternatively you can also pledge right now and pay later.

For all information on donating and pledging, including information on how to donate by 
check, money order, or wire transfer, please visit:

http://linguistlist.org/donate.html

The LINGUIST List is under the umbrella of Eastern Michigan University and as such can 
receive donations through the EMU Foundation, which is a registered 501(c) Non Profit 
organization. Our Federal Tax number is 38-6005986. These donations can be offset against 
your federal and sometimes your state tax return (U.S. tax payers only). For more 
information visit the IRS Web-Site, or contact your financial advisor.

Many companies also offer a gift matching program, such that they will match any gift 
you make to a non-profit organization. Normally this entails your contacting your human 
resources department and sending us a form that the EMU Foundation fills in and returns 
to your employer. This is generally a simple administrative procedure that doubles the 
value of your gift to LINGUIST, without costing you an extra penny. Please take a moment 
to check if your company operates such a program.

Thank you very much for your support of LINGUIST!

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------





Respond to list|Read more issues|LINGUIST home page|Top of issue




Please report any bad links or misclassified data

LINGUIST Homepage | Read LINGUIST | Contact us

NSF Logo

While the LINGUIST List makes every effort to ensure the linguistic relevance of sites listed
on its pages, it cannot vouch for their contents.