Dinner Talk: The Galactic Real Estate Market: Life Beyond Our Planet

When: October 23, 2013 @ 11:30 pm – October 24, 2013 @ 2:00 am
Where: Cathedral Church of St. John, 318 Silver Avenue Southwest, Albuquerque, NM 87102, USA

Dr. Penny Boston, New Mexico Tech University The search for life beyond our planet has gone in two directions: looking for traces of microbial life on planetary bodies and icy moons in our own Solar System, and looking for life (perhaps…

Foreign Movie Club: The Dark Matter

When: October 6, 2013 @ 10:30 pm – October 7, 2013 @ 2:00 am
Where: AIA Member Residence

Foreign Movie Club: The Dark Matter

Dinner Talk: New Trends in Global Education

When: September 25, 2013 @ 11:30 pm – September 26, 2013 @ 2:00 am
Where: Cathedral Church of St. John, 318 Silver Avenue Southwest, Albuquerque, NM 87102, USA

Dr. Mary Anne Saunders, Special Assistant for Global Initiatives to UNM President The world revolution of globalization is rapidly changing the face of American higher education. Everywhere universities are expanding their outreach by enhancing exchange and partnership programs and even establishing…

Lecture: Islamist Politics in Afghanistan and Pakistan: How Will It Function After US Withdrawal?

When: September 15, 2013 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Where: UNM Continuing Education Auditorium, 1634 University Boulevard Northeast, The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87102, USA

Dr. Ali Riaz, Illinois State University The trajectory of Islamist groups in Pakistan and Afghanistan after the ‘withdrawal’ of the US forces in late 2014 is contingent upon domestic developments in Pakistan and Afghanistan on the one hand and regional…

Lecture: Sunnis & Shi’is: Has the Arab Spring Deepened the Divide?

When: November 1, 2013 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Where: UNM Continuing Education Auditorium, 1634 University Boulevard Northeast, The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87102, USA

Dr. Richard Norton, Boston University In the early years of the 21st Century, Iran enjoyed remarkable popularity in the Arab world and was on the geopolitical ascendancy.  Two wars on its borders removed detested regimes from power. In 2001, the Taliban…

Lecture: Mosque and State in Europe: Muslim Minorities and Civic Citizenship

When: October 11, 2013 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Where: UNM Continuing Education Auditorium, 1634 University Boulevard Northeast, The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87102, USA

Dr. Jonathan Laurence, Boston College Foreign governments and Islamist movements have supported rival mosques and Islamic cultural centers in Western Europe since the settlement of a Muslim minority fifty years ago. Growing interest in this minority’s integration after the terrorist attacks…

Beyond Al-Qa’ida: Different Faces of Political Islam and Why It Matters To Us

When: August 25, 2013 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Where: UNM Continuing Education Auditorium, 1634 University Boulevard Northeast, The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87102, USA

by Dr. Emile Nakhleh, Consultant and former CIA Senior Officer. Followed by Fall Season opening reception at AIA Member residence. The Arab Spring has resulted in the emergence of political Islam on the Arab political scene, especially in Tunisia, Egypt,…

New Member Reception

When: August 16, 2013 @ 11:00 pm – August 17, 2013 @ 1:00 am
Where: AIA Member Residence

 

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Foriegn Movie Club

When: August 4, 2013 @ 10:30 pm – August 5, 2013 @ 2:00 am
Where: AIA member residence

Water (India)