UMass professor hosts question-and-answer discussion for students on Syria and the Islamic State

(Professor Vincent Ferraro speaks to UMass students on the current day Islamic State. Daniel Maldonado/ Daily Collegian)

Political science professor Vincent Ferraro hosted an hour-long informal Q&A panel to discuss Syria and the Islamic State

Mona Eltahawy speaks to revolution in the Middle East through feminism

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The award-winning journalist shared her vision for a revolution in the Middle East during her speech to students and faculty in the Campus Center Monday.

A Movement within a movement: America’s role in the Arab Spring Revolutions

Timothy Haggerty explains the role of the National Endowment for Democracy in the Arab Spring movement.

Erlick offers experience with Arab Spring coverage last Thurs.

Renowned freelance journalist Reese Erlich offered his experience covering recent and ongoing Arab Spring in the Cape Cod Lounge at the UMass last Thursday.

Jordan: A Revolution Averted

Dan Stratford presents Jordan as an example of continuity and wholesome tradition in the Arab region.

Special Issue: Arab Spring

Here’s a look at all the issues running for today’s Opinion-Editorial Special Issue.

Yemen’s uncertain future

Before the Arab Spring, Yemen was scarcely on the news.

Cairo: After the Dust

For most of this past year, Nate Christensen has been studying in Egypt. In this column, he delves into the Arab Spring discussion.

Snowfall in Jordan

While there’s been heavy attention countries where autocratic regimes either have fallen or appear seriously threatened, far less attention has been paid to countries like Jordan.

Political Science professor gives talk about new media and political power

Political Science professor Jillian Schwedler spoke about the role of new media in political uprisings and democracy.