News Archive

Interview with SASE

Thursday, April 12, 2018

Julia Lynch spoke with SASE about her research and forthcoming book, provisionally titled Regimes of Inequality: The Politics of Health in Europe (Cambridge University Press). The interview can be found at … Read More

"On Point" with NPR

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Ian Lustick appeared on "On Point" with NPR to discuss Syria and Trump. Please visit… Read More

VOA Interview

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

VOA featured an interview with Ian Lustick on Syria. Full audio can be found at

Dissertation Research Fellowship

Monday, April 9, 2018

Ph.D. student Zach Smith has won a Dissertation Research Fellowship. This is a very competitive university prize that will help to fund Zach’s fieldwork during the 2018-2019 academic year.

4 Doctoral Students Win DCF Awards

Monday, April 9, 2018

Ph.D. students Vivienne Born, Patricia Posey, Jeremy Springman, and Joseph Wuest have won the university’s prestigious Dissertation Completion Fellowship for the 2018-2019 academic year. This is a highly competitive fellowship that provides an additional year of support so that students can… Read More

Op-Ed in Quartz

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

PhD student Ashley Gorham has published an op-ed in Quartz.

The op-ed can be found here.

Palestinian American Research Center Research Fellowship

Monday, April 2, 2018

PhD student Zachary Smith has received a fellowship to support his fieldwork in Israel/Palestine next year. He will be a U.S. Fellow with the Palestinian American Research Center.

Danielle Hanley and Zachary Smith awarded Dean’s Award for Distinguished Teaching by a Graduate Student

Thursday, March 29, 2018

PhD students Danielle Hanley and Zachary Smith have been awarded the Dean’s Award for Distinguished Teaching by a Graduate Student. The Dean's Award seeks to recognize teaching that is intellectually rigorous, exceptionally coherent, and that has considerable impact upon students.

Hajer Al-Faham named 2018 Fox-Perry Fellow

Thursday, March 8, 2018

PhD student Hajer Al-Faham has been named a 2018 Fox-Perry Fellow. Through this program, Al-Faham will have the opportunity to engage in interfaith service-learning throughout the Philadelphia area.