Scholars at Risk presents, "Awareness Leads to Action: Why are Scholars Imprisoned in Bahrain?" We will be discussing Scholars At Risk, Bahrain and its current political climate, case study on two imprisoned scholars (Dr. Abduljalil al-Singace and Khalil al-Halwachi), and how the UI community can get involved.
Interns from Scholars at Risk will be holding an information session as well as a question and answer session about imprisoned scholars in Bahrain.
We will be discussing what Scholars at Risk is, Bahrain and its current political climate, and two imprisoned Bahraini scholars, as well as students at UI can help.
This event is Advantage Iowa approved, and you can also receive Greek educational credit.
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