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CSAMES Brown Bag

"U.S. Military Interventions in the Middle East and Afghanistan"

Cliff Singer

Professor Emeritus of Nuclear, Plasma and Radiological Engineering and Acting Associate Director of the Program for Arms Control, Domestic and International Security

Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2019

12:00-1:00 PM

Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building



Messages from Laila Hussein Moustafa, Middle East Librarian

The Humanities Intensive Teaching and Learning (HILT) Institute will be held June 3-8, 2019 on the campus of IUPUI in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Registration for HILT courses and housing will begin on November 6th. Confirmed special events will include excursions to Indianapolis cultural heritage institutions and nightly dine-arounds.

We've got an exciting slate of classes taught by incredible instructors. Courses for HILT 2019 include:

As always, HILT offers sponsored student scholarships are available to full-time enrolled students, early career scholars (terminal degree within 5 years), and current employees of galleries, archives, and museums. Apply Now by visiting our scholarship form. We also provide group discounts of 25% off registration fees for any group of 5 or more. Discounts cannot be combined.


  • Standard: $975
  • Early Career Scholars and Cultural Heritage Professionals: $775
  • Student: $550

More details can be found at: or by


DLF is currently accepting applications for its tuition grants covering courses at DHSI in Victoria, B.C. (June 3-7 and 10-14, 2019)

  Who’s eligible: 

The awards will cover tuition only for one course per person, and are available to affiliates (including students, staff, and faculty) at our 180+ DLF member institutions. Browse the full list of courses for summer 2019. Not sure if your institution is a member? Check your eligibility. 

Applicants or their employers are responsible for the costs of travel and lodging, and winners must register by April 1st in order to use the award.


How to apply:

Submit the following information:

  • your contact information
  • a brief, one-paragraph bio
  • a one-paragraph statement about how attending DHSI might expand your professional horizons, what you hope to learn, and what skills or ideas you might bring back from DHSI to the DLF community.


DLF+DHSI grant recipients will also be invited to contribute a DLF blog post about their experiences after the event.


Submit an application by November 23rd. 


Receive a discount:

Affiliates not interested in a tuition scholarship opportunity are welcome to register for DHSI courses at any time, using DLF discount codes available here:


Becca Quon

Program Associate for Advancement & Awards

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