News & Events

Job Opportunity: Arabic Faculty Position

The MENA Program at Northwestern University invites applications for a one-year, full-time, benefits-eligible, non-tenure track teaching faculty position for Arabic language program, to begin on September 1, 2015. For more information, please visit

MENA Core Faculty win major teaching awards!

Congratulations to three MENA faculty who have won major awards recognizing their teaching. Professors Rebecca Johnson (English) and Henri Lauzière (History) have both won Weinberg College Distinguished Teaching Awards and Professor Hannah Feldman (Art History) has won both a Weinberg College Award for Excellence in Mentoring Undergraduate Research and an Andrew W. Mellon New Directions Fellowshi . Johnson and Lauzière took home two of only three such prizes awarded, and Feldman’s WCAS award is one of only two in her category. Congratulations! For more, see:

MENA Student Awarded Presidential Fellowship

Congratulations to MENA student Emma Chubb for winning a Presidential Fellowship, the highest honor that Northwestern bestows upon a graduate student!