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Award for Teaching Excellence

CAIS Director, Amin Saikal and all CAIS staff offer their warmest congratulations to Dr Huda Al-Tamimi for her great achievement in winning the VC's Teaching Excellence Award. Dr Huda Al-Tamimi is a Convenor and Lecturer of the Arabic Program...

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Member of Iraqi parliament - Dr Farah al-Siraj - at CAIS

Dr Al-Siraj is an elected member of Iraq’s federal parliament, the Council of Representatives. She also sits on the influential Legal Committee of the parliament, which is responsible for managing legal reforms in Iraq. As a Sunni from Mosul...

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CAIS Arabic students compete in international debating comp

The ANU Centre for Arab and Islamic Studies is extraordinarily proud of the small group of Arabic students who have travelled to Qatar to take part in the International University Arabic Debating Championship. The team of experienced Arabic scholars...

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Media contributions from CAIS staff and research scholars

CAIS academic staff and research scholars have been able to provide constant media commentary on the situation in Iraq and Australia's involvement in the Middle East. The following interviews and media pieces have been published in recent months...

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