Study abroad is an integral part of learning about the Middle East. Nothing replaces going to the region and experiencing the language and culture directly. MESC students have studied at universities in Yemen, Syria, Lebanon, the West Bank, Israel and Turkey.
If you have questions regarding GSU study abroad programs, please contact Dr. Allen Fromherz. Also, contact Mourad Dakhli for questions about future study abroad to Morocco/North Afrcia.
Middle East Studies Center – Sponsored
Marvels of Medieval Italy and the Islamic World – Virtual Study Abroad 2021
In Maymester 2011 the MESC sponsored a study abroad trip to the lower Gulf and another trip to southern Spain, focusing on the Islamic history of Spain.
If you wish to view and read about the experiences of students on the Marvels of Medieval Spain trip please click here to view its website.
In the Maymester of 2012, the MESC sponsored a study abroad trip to the lower Gulf, Arabia: Gateway to the World, and one to Turkey, Turkey and the Middle East.
Please click here to view the website for the Gulf trip: Arabia: Gateway to the World.