Jill Ricotta

Q&A with Jill Ricotta (MAAS ’16)

Jill Ricotta graduated from CCAS in 2016 with an M.A. in Arab Studies. She currently works as a Regional Security Advisor for the Middle East/Central Asia region at the International Monetary Fund at their DC headquarters.

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Call for Papers

CCAS is calling for papers that touch on food and foodways in the modern Levant for “Making Levantine Cuisine: A Critical Food Studies Symposium.” Proposals due January 20.

Craig Browne

Q&A with Craig Browne (MAAS ’15)

Craig Browne currently works for the United Nations World Food Programme in Libya, where he coordinates food assistance for refugees in the country.

Charles Kiamie

Q&A with Charles Kiamie (MAAS ’04)

Charles Kiamie is the Acting Director of USAID’s Office of Local Sustainability, which focuses on deepening the agency’s partnerships with local and US-based development actors.

CCAS Boardroom Meeting

MAAS Open House October 23!

Please join us on October 23 at 6:30 pm to learn more about the M.A. in Arab Studies program within Georgetown’s School of Foreign Service and to speak with our faculty and current students.