The Arabic High School Program for 2023 will take place from June 11 to June 24, 2023. The institute will be fully face-to-face this summer unless regulations change.
People involved in the Summer Intensive Arabic Program for High School Students
Dr. Eman Saadah – Program Director
Eman Saadah is the Director of the Less Commonly Taught Languages Program, the Arabic Language Program, and the Summer Institute for the Languages of the Muslim World (SILMW) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC). Dr. Saadah is a Teaching Associate Professor who earned a Ph.D. in Linguistics from UIUC. She has received many departmental and campus level awards, attesting to her outstanding teaching record. As part of SILMW, Dr. Saadah founded and directs a summer Arabic program for high school students on UIUC’s campus. Along with teaching and administrating, Dr. Saadah’s research informs Arabic practitioners about the best teaching practices. Her studies have depth and breadth, and her empirical findings are presented in conferences and published in prestigious journals.