Blog post list

June 23, 2012
Today marks the 30th anniversary of the brutal murder of Vincent Chin in Highland Park, Michigan. On Saturday, a remembrance ceremony will be held at the Chinese Community Center, 32585 Concord Dr., Madison Heights, Michigan from 9am-1pm.
June 18, 2012
Book by Amy Waldman, review by Carol Fadda-Conrey, assistant professor in the English Department at Syracuse University. Contains  plot spoiling details.
March 30, 2012
By Tareq Ramadan, a second-generation Arab-American and currently a PhD student and instructor in the Department of Anthropology at Wayne State University. Tareq previously taught various courses on Middle Eastern and Islamic History with the Department of Near Eastern and Asian Studies as well as courses on Arab and Islamic culture with the College of Engineering’s High School Engineering Training Institute, both at Wayne State.
March 9, 2012
By Mike Mosallam, the co-executive producer of TLC’s All-American Muslim. 
February 29, 2012
By Nadia Tonova, director of the National Network for Arab American Communities, a coalition of 23 Arab American organizations throughout the United States. Click here to listen to Arab Americans recount their post 9/11 experiences through StoryCorps.
February 16, 2012
By Dr. Luay Shalabi, principal of Central Academy, a public charter school in Ann Arbor, Michigan managed by GEE (Global Education Excellence), a vehicle for developing nurturing educational environments where all children are offered quality educational opportunities. Shalabi, a 30-year veteran educator, was named the 2012 Michigan Council for the Social Studies “Social Studies Citizen of the Year” in recognition of his efforts to increase tolerance and celebrate diversity among all people. 
January 27, 2012
By Matthew Jaber Stiffler Originally written for, and posted at, KnightArts.org.
January 19, 2012
By Matthew Jaber Stiffler The Reclaiming Identity website was envisioned and created to be a resource for the general public and a reference for students and researchers. But it can also serve as an effective tool for educators at the high school and college level.
January 9, 2012
Following the season finale of the TLC show, All-American Muslim, professor and author, Evelyn Alsultany has posted an excellent commentary at the New York University Press's blog, From the Square.
October 31, 2011
This Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 4-6, more than 60 scholars of Arab American studies from across the globe will gather at the Arab American National Museum to share research and ideas, and to honor Dr. Michael W. Suleiman (1934-2010), founding scholar in the field.