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Spring 2009/CONTENTS/ International Education in the Middle East Articles 21 HRH Princess Ghida Talal of Jordan Receives IIE Humanitarian Award Features 16 Best Practices in International Education: 2009 Andrew Heiskell Awards Shannon Bishop, IIE Departments 7 Message from Allan E. Goodman 8 News 35 Expanding Education Abroad in the Arab World Robert Gutierrez, Amy Hawthorne, Mary Kirk, and Chris Powers Special Focus: Qatar 23 Qatar’s Outstanding Schools Initiative: A New Model for International Linkages in Education Rachel S. Awad and Ibrahim S. Alnaimi, Outstanding Schools Oversight Committee 13 IIENetworker University Presidents Interview Series: Edward Guiliano, President of New York Institute of Technology 37 The Middle East as a Study Abroad Destination Maria C. Krane, Creighton University 49 The Browser: Index of Advertisers 39 Student Flows from the Middle East: Iranian and Saudi Arabian Students in the United States Rachel Marcus, IIE 28 The Community College of Qatar: New Initiative to Meet Emergent National Educational and Labor Market Goals Ibrahim S. Alnaimi and J.P. Das, Community College Steering Committee 50 IIE Program Profile: IIE’s Work in the MENA Region Liz Khalifa, IIE 41 The Desert as Meeting Place: Where Students from the Middle East and Around the World Come Together Susan P. Stern, Ben-Gurion University and Rabbi Michael M. Cohen, Arava Institute for Environmental Studies Special Focus: United Arab Emirates 31 Toward a UAE Liberal Studies Stream Ken Beatty, Higher Colleges of Technology 45 A Race to the Top: Helping Jordan Win the Right Race Robert G. Ayan, Cambridge Advisors 33 New York University Abu Dhabi and the Research University as Global Network Mariët Westermann, New York University About the Cover: Photo courtesy of the Princess Sumaya University of Technology, Amman, Jordan. IIENetworker is published for the Institute of International Education, 809 United Nations Plaza, New York NY 10017. Tel: 212-984-5453, Fax: 212-984-5496, Email: membership@iie.org, Web: www.iienetwork.org Daniel Obst, Co-Editor, IIENetworker and Director, Membership and Higher Education Services, Shannon Bishop, Co-Editor, IIENetworker and Program Manager, Membership. Sharon Witherell, Director, Public Affairs. Marie Stapleton, Project Manager, Membership Services. Svetlozara Trocheva, Program Coordinator, Membership and Public Affairs. Shepherd Laughlin, Program Coordinator, Membership and Public Affairs. Jessica Angelson, Manager, Public Affairs Published by Naylor, LLC, 5950 NW 1st Place, Gainesville FL 32607, Tel: 800-369-6220, Fax: 352-332-3331, Web: www.naylor.com Publisher, Tim McNichols. Editor, Saara Raappana. Sales Manager, Albert Quintero. Project Manager, Albert Quintero. Marketing Associate, Zach Swick. Publication Director, Jeff Bunkin. Advertising Sales: Meghan Alty, Rya Boyce, Debbi Brown, Janet Frank, Mark Tumarkin, Jamie Williams. Design and Layout, Dave Reimer. Advertising Art, Elaine Connell 5 http://www.iienetwork.org http://www.naylor.com

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of IIE Networker - Spring 2009

IIE Networker - Spring 2009
Contents
 Message from Allan E. Goodman
 News
 IIENetworker University Presidents Interview Series: Edward Guiliano, President of New York Institute of Technology
 Best Practices in International Education: 2009 Andrew Heiskell Awards
 HRH Princess Ghida Talal of Jordan Receives IIE Humanitarian Award
 Qatar's Outstanding Schools Initiative: A New Model for International Linkages in Education
 The Community College of Qatar: New Initiative to Meet Emergent National Educational and Labor Market Goals
 Toward a UAE Liberal Studies Stream
 New York University Abu Dhabi and the Research University as Global Network
 Expanding Education Abroad in the Arab World
 The Middle East as a Study Abroad Destination
 Student Flows from the Middle East: Iranian and Saudi Arabian Students in the United States
 The Desert as Meeting Place: Where Students from the Middle East and Around the World Come Together
 A Race to the Top: Helping Jordan Win the Right Race
 The Browser: Index of Advertisers
 IIE Program Profile: IIE's Work in the MENA Region

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