Iraqi, Kurdish officials visiting campus Wednesday

February 18, 2014

The International Institute at Mississippi State University will host Ammar Alsahrawi, deputy cultural attache' of the Republic of Iraq, and Karwan Zebari, director of congressional and academic affairs of the Kurdistan Regional Government, on Wednesday [Feb. 19].

They will give a presentation about their respective scholarship programs to faculty at MSU in Fowlkes Auditorium on the third floor of Colvard Student Union at 3 p.m.

There are currently a number of Iraqi and Kurdish students pursuing graduate degrees at MSU. Many of these students are fully funded by the Iraqi Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research.

For additional information, please contact Jon Rezek at 662-325-1970.