2017 Undergraduate Conference

The Middle Eastern Studies Student Association (MESSA) at Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar invites qualified undergraduate students to submit papers for the Fourth Annual Undergraduate Conference on Middle Eastern Studies.   This year’s   theme is Power, Influence, and Authority in the Middle East. Striving to enhance undergraduate research culture, MESSA provides a dynamic platform that allows students to present their work as well as facilitate academic discussion and informed dialogue and debates on economic, social and political issues pertaining to the Middle East.

Undergraduate students with original research on the Middle East are invited to submit their papers or pieces of artwork to participate in this fourth international MESSA conference, which will take place March 30, 2017, at the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service campus in Doha, Qatar.

Agenda for 2017 Conference:  MESSA Schedule 2017