2011.04.18 > For Immediate Release
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State Department Adviser to Lecture on the Middle East April 28
Omaha - A State Department adviser for science partnerships – who also focuses on Muslim-majority countries in the Middle East and North Africa – will present a free lecture at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 28, at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO).
Dr. Bill Lawrence will lecture on “Engaging Muslim Youth in the Middle East and North Africa: Challenges of Opportunities of the ‘Arab Spring.’ ”
The lecture, which is open to the public, will be held in the Dodge Room, located on the third floor of UNO’s Milo Bail Student Center.
The Middle East Project Fund at UNO’s Department of History is hosting the April 28 event.
The event is co-sponsored by the Department of History’s Charles Martin Fund, International Studies and Programs, the Islamic Studies Program, the Hannah and Natan Schwalb Center for Israel and Jewish Studies, and the University of Nebraska Foundation.
For more information, contact Moshe Gershovich, Department of History: email@example.com or (402) 554-3175.
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