Events

Reflections on Kuwait: Lessons From Living & Working in the Persian Gulf Summer 2019
Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 1:00pm to Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 2:00pm
Reflections on Kuwait: Lessons From Living & Working in the Persian Gulf Summer 2019

About the Event

Thursday, November 21, 2019

1:00 - 2:00pm

PSU School of Business Karl Miller Center, Room 605 (6th Floor)

615 SW Harrison St, Portland State University

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Free admission; Open to the public.

Tea and Middle Eastern snacks will be served. 

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About the Lecture

As part of International Education Week 2019, the Middle East Studies Center's Graduate Assistant, Adriane Bolliger is is sharing her experiences interning in Kuwait this past summer.

Adriane will share photos and stories from her time overseas, which include interning for eight weeks at the American University of Kuwait, and traveling to Egypt, Bahrain, and the United Arab Emirates to explore the diversity of North Africa and the Persian Gulf.

About the Speaker

Adriane Bolliger is the Graduate Assistant for the Middle East Studies Center. She is finishing up her graduate program in Public Administration with a focus in Global Leadership and Management at Portland State University (expected December 2019). After graduating from the University of Oregon with a bachelor's degree in International Studies, Adriane worked for AMIDEAST in Tunisia and Morocco in 2011 supporting English language programs. After returning to the US, she continued working in educational program development and outreach.