All Middle East

Garry Wills

November 19, 2015

Learn about Islam before you criticize its followers, historian says

Pulitzer Prize-winning author discusses religion, politics

Garry Wills

November 10, 2015

Historian, author Garry Wills discusses ‘America and Islam’

Are Christians and Muslims destined for a holy war, scholar asks?

April 22, 2015

Sharing water across political, cultural boundaries

Leaders to sign pact at ‘Water After Borders’ summit

Chicago buildings in River North

April 16, 2015

Sharing water across political, geographical boundaries

Two-day summit brings Great Lakes, Middle East together to talk strategies

Water after Borders logo

April 14, 2015

Mayors from Great Lakes, Middle East to sign water pact

‘Sister Waters’ partnership signed April 24 at UIC

April 7, 2015

Art exhibit spotlights water issues

April 23 reception opens online exhibition, UIC summit

Water after Borders logo

March 26, 2015

Great Lakes, Middle East leaders gather for water summit

Sharing water across political, geographical, cultural boundaries

Samuel Fleischacker

February 25, 2014

Bringing clarity to contemporary beliefs

UIC Distinguished Researcher of the Year Samuel Fleischacker

Nader Khateeb, Munqeth Mehyar, and Gidon Bromberg

September 20, 2013

Speakers to address water, religion and peace in Middle East

Multi-faith initiative leads Jordan River conservation

March 19, 2012

Study Analyzes Twitter as News Source During Arab Spring

A new University of Illinois at Chicago study explores the uses of Twitter as a news reporting mechanism during last year’s Mideast uprisings known as Arab Spring.