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Arab immigrants have had a significant presence in the United States for at least 130 years, playing a critical role in the history and development of the country. To help shine a light on the story of Arab immigration, Akram Khater, a professor of history at North Carolina State University, created a digital project that charts Lebanese immigration to the U.S. in the early 1900s. Among other...
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NC State Historian, Center Inform Today's Discourse on Immigration

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04/21/2017 at 13:26. Facebook
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MOROCCO — Amideast Morocco invites you to attend the EducationUSA North Africa tour at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in #Casablanca on Saturday, April 22, from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. Come learn about higher education opportunities in the United States! [ Ow.ly Link ]

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Husain Layla
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04/20/2017 at 10:00. Facebook
It is widely accepted that learning a second language can improve a person’s communication skills and innovative thinking, but some scholars argue that being multilingual even protects the brain from future ailments. One study suggests that the process of learning a new language stimulates brain activity that can delay the onset of mental diseases such as dementia for up to five years! Read...
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Students should learn second language to prevent dementia in later life

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04/19/2017 at 10:00. Facebook
While the main goal of an education is to learn information and earn a degree, many of the most important skills developed in high school or university will never be formally tested. To increase your career options after your schooling ends, you have to make the most of the soft skills honed during your education, such as perseverance and time management. Read the full article to see how you...
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While the main goal of an education is to learn information and

How Your Studying Habits Can Lead to Fast Employment

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Hager Ahmed Alrefaey
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04/17/2017 at 10:00. Facebook
Are you worried about the reading section of the TOEFL exam? Don’t let highly technical reading passages intimidate you—there are many ways to prepare effectively to get a great score! One thing that will help is increasing your reading speed, which naturally improves with reading practice, as well as learning and reviewing advanced vocabulary terms. Check out this article for detailed...
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Are you worried about the reading section of the TOEFL exam Dont

Read for Speed: 5 TOEFL Reading Tips and Test-taking Strategies for Total Success | FluentU TOEFL Blog

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04/16/2017 at 10:04. Facebook
When learning English, you may come across words that sound similar, but are completely different—for example, “errand” and “ironed.” If you mistake one word for another, it’s possible to miss the point of a conversation! Taking part in regular conversations and paying attention to context clues will help you notice the difference between similar words, and if you need more practice you can...
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When learning English you may come across words that sound similar but

ESL listening comprehension quiz 16 - Spoken english comprehension 16

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04/15/2017. Facebook
Arab #authors received major accolades this month from prominent American and international literary competitions. #Libyan author Hisham Matar this week received the prestigious Pulitzer Prize for his memoir, “The Return: Fathers, Sons, and the Lands in Between.” His book also received the PEN/Jean Stein Book Award at the 2017 PEN America Literary Awards two weeks ago, while acclaimed #Syrian...
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Arab authors received major accolades this month from prominent American and international

Hisham Matar, Adonis Big Winners at 2017 PEN America Literary Awards

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04/14/2017. Facebook
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EGYPT — Register now for English language and conversation courses at a discounted rate! The next course begins May 9 at our Dokki branch of AMIDEAST.Egypt. Classes are from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., for a total of six weeks and 30 hours. Register now for the discounted price of just 875 Egyptian pounds! For more...
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04/13/2017. Facebook
Whether you’re seeking a new job or admission to a university, it is a good idea to carefully review your resume and all application materials before submitting them! Some general tips include double checking for correct spelling and grammar, understanding the position to which you’re applying, and giving an honest representation of your skills. Check out this article for some universal resume...
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04/12/2017. Facebook
If you’ve chosen to take the TOEIC exam, you might be wondering what to expect on the speaking section. This section consists of 11 questions of varying length and style, which ask you to perform tasks like reading a text aloud, describing a picture, and providing an opinion. Consider reading this article as part of your preparation, as it includes example questions and a sample response for...
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If youve chosen to take the TOEIC exam you might be wondering

TOEIC Practice - Speaking | EnglishClub

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04/10/2017. Facebook
If you want to complete your bachelor’s degree in the United States, knowing your financial situation and understanding financial aid options is an important part of determining where to apply. Policies can vary greatly between different schools, so be sure to explore each university’s financial aid policies with regard to international students. Check out this article for essential...
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If you want to complete your bachelors degree in the United States

Financial Aid for Undergraduate International Students | NAFSA

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Saleh Daghef
Tariq Al-moayed
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04/09/2017. Facebook
If you have limited time to practice your English, consider reading one short piece each day. This website contains thousands of short, intermediate-level articles on a variety of topics. Each article includes definitions to less-common words, so you don’t have to spend time looking them up in the dictionary. This one discusses a recent discovery of Earth-sized planets—check it out to improve...
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Astronomers Discover Earth-Sized Planets Around Nearby Star

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Bakeel Obyan
Mohamed Naciri
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04/08/2017. Facebook
Dr. Hussam Jefee-Bahloul, a #Syrian psychiatrist who now practices in the United States, is committed to improving the situation for Syrian refugees and others affected by the ongoing war. The need for mental health services far exceeds the number of psychiatrists and other trained professionals in the country, so in 2014, Dr. Hussam launched the Syrian Telemental Health Network, an online...
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Dr Hussam JefeeBahloul a Syrian psychiatrist who now practices in the United

Who Will Listen To The Suffering Syrians?

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04/07/2017. Facebook
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EGYPT — To prepare for the fast-approaching May 2017 SAT exam, AMIDEAST.Egypt invites you to enroll in our two-week intensive SAT preparation course, which will be held at the Dokki office from April 18 to May 2. Call us at 19263 or visit this link for more information: [ Ow.ly Link ].

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Mustapha Kamal
Chaima Khaterchi
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04/06/2017. Facebook
Taking an #SAT preparation course is the best way to maximize your score—and you can find #prep courses at AMIDEAST offices across the #MENA. But even if you're enrolled in a prep course, it doesn't hurt to find more ways to practice! College Board has a new app that provides daily SAT questions in each subject (reading, writing, and math), making it easy to sharpen your skills every day. The...
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Taking an SAT preparation course is the best way to maximize your

Daily Practice for the New SAT

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AMIDEAST
04/05/2017. Facebook
Want to learn practical skills while improving your English at the same time? Consider exploring the Business English Pod website, where native English speakers present information on business-related topics at a reasonable speed. The podcasts are fairly short and include transcripts, so they are a great exercise if you’re looking to improve your English skills to a more advanced level. Check...
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Want to learn practical skills while improving your English at the same

Skills 360 – Presentations: Connecting with your Audience (1)

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04/03/2017. Facebook
Strong interview skills are important, whether you’re applying for a job, internship, or university. During an interview, try to answer questions honestly and use specific examples to support your responses, as employers and admissions committees want to learn how you will uniquely contribute to their company or institution. Check out this quick slideshow for some practical strategies to help...
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Strong interview skills are important whether youre applying for a job internship

College Interviews: Practice Questions and Strategies

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04/02/2017. Facebook
Looking for a new way to practice your English listening skills? One easy—and free— way to do this is watching commercials on YouTube! Commercials allow you to increase your colloquial vocabulary and gain cultural knowledge in a short amount of time. Check out this article for links to 7 short, funny commercials in English and see what new words and phrases you hear! The article includes a few...
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7 Cute and Funny Commercials to Learn English with on YouTube | FluentU English

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Sarah R. Belal
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04/01/2017. Facebook
Have you ever wondered why the letter X is used in #mathematics to symbolize an unknown value? According to one popular theory, the answer may lie in algebra’s #Arabic roots! Check out this short TED talk—in #English with Arabic subtitles—to learn how a problem with Arabic-to-Spanish translations of early manuscripts may have led to the use of X as a substitute for an “unknown thing.” Although...
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Have you ever wondered why the letter X is used in mathematics

شخص يتحدث عن اللغة العربية على منصة TED

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Walid Hélaoui
Sinae Yemen
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03/31/2017. Facebook
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IRAQ — Applications for the 2018-2020 Fulbright Foreign Student Program are still being accepted. If you meet the eligibility criteria, apply now! AMIDEAST/Iraq has many resources to help you navigate the application process. The deadline is May 1, 2017. [ Ow.ly Link ]

WEST BANK — If you plan to apply for the...
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