Book panel 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Reception 4:00-4:30 p.m.
Alumni Center Atrium
Since the ill-named Arab Spring, images of Egyptian women have flooded TV screens and print media, concentrating on their trials and tribulations and their regressive condition. Daughters of the Nile: Egyptian Women Changing Their World seeks to correct these flawed images by focusing on a group of 38 modern Egyptian pioneers, groundbreakers and achievers, recognized in all professional fields in six countries and on three continents.
Hosted by the College of Liberal Arts
Date, Time, Location TBA
Join Auburn students from across the Middle East and North Africa to discover their home cultures first hand.
Two and a half hours before kickoff
Corner of Mell and Roosevelt Streets
The annual “Year of…” tailgate is one of OIP’s most anticipated events. Join us for free food, music and a Middle Eastern dance show.
7 p.m. at the Student Center Ballroom
Fouad Abu-Gosh manages a restaurant with a mission in a small village outside Jerusalem. Believing that food can bring people together across the lines that divide them, the Abu Ghosh restaurant fosters peace, understanding and conversation over its world-famous hummus. Join us as we break bread together to focus on the many things that unite us.