Free Public Lecture – Arab Spring – June 6

This past year, the world was transfixed by quickly moving events that came to be known as “The Arab Spring.” Everyone is invited to a free public lecture on this topic on June 6, 2012, at the University of Winnipeg.

The Inaugural El Tassi Lecture will be given by Professor Amr Abdalla, Vice Rector at the UN Affiliated University for Peace in Costa Rica.

He will be discussing “The Impact of Arab Spring on Terrorism and Democratization in the Middle East”.

WHEN: Wednesday, June 6, 2012
6:00 pm

WHERE: Eckhardt-Gramatte Hall
3rd floor, Centennial Hall
University of Winnipeg
515 Portage Avenue

This event is co-sponsored by Global College, Canadian International Council Winnipeg Branch, and Arab Jewish Dialogue.


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Diane Poulin, Communications Officer, The University of Winnipeg

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