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M.A. in Interdisciplinary Gender StudiesM.A. in Interdisciplinary Gender Studies

Proposal Writing Workshop for Lebanese CSOs with Distinguished Professor Dr. Suad JosephProposal Writing Workshop for Lebanese CSOs with Distinguished Professor Dr. Suad Joseph

Promoting Women’s Participation in Political Life on the Occasion of International Women’s Day Promoting Women’s Participation in Political Life on the Occasion of International Women’s Day

Director’s Update: June 2016

June is heating up at the Institute!

This month included worldwide celebrations in honor of Pride Month – and yet we are all still shocked, saddened and angered by the horrific events that transpired in Orlando, Florida. We stand with the LGBTI community against discrimination and in favor of equality. In light of such events, the work of the Institute takes on renewed importance and reminds us all of the critical need for acceptance and open-mindedness not just for special occasions or in the wake of great tragedies - but every day.

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Apply Now: M.A. Program in Interdisciplinary Gender Studies

Do you want to study gender issues in the Arab world?!

The Lebanese American University (LAU) in Beirut, Lebanon is offering an M.A. Program in Interdisciplinary Gender Studies. This program blends academic research, intellectual rigor, and social activism to equip students with the practical and theoretical knowledge needed to challenge gender inequalities. Gender studies at LAU is ideal because Lebanon allows academic freedom to tackle sensitive issues related to women and gender - unparalleled in the region. This program focuses on the real-life relevance and applicability of an interdisciplinary education by integrating gender across a range of fields. The M.A. in Interdisciplinary Gender Studies is run by the Institute for Women’s Studies in the Arab World, combining academia and activism to address issues of gender equality, human rights, and social justice.

Apply NOW: http://admissions.lau.edu.lb/apply/

For more information, email us: IWSAW@lau.edu.lb

Get accepted and benefit from scholarships and graduate assistantship opportunities!

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