Press

Bridges of Understanding links US classrooms with those in the Middle East

November 20, 2015 | Metro


Building Bridges Between the Western and Arab Worlds

November 19, 2015 | American RadioWorks


Shindigger Heads to Lincoln Center to Honor Julie Taymor

November 10, 2015 | OBSERVER


How I Convinced My Family to Let Me Choose College Instead of an Arranged Marriage

November 9, 2015 | Teen Vogue


The Tapestry of Counterpoint

October 31, 2015 | On Being with Krista Tippert


Julie Taymor on The Lion King and Her Creative Process

October 8, 2015 | TIME


HUMAN RIGHTS DOMINATE THE DISCUSSION WITH MICHAEL KEATON AND CHARLIE ROSE

October 20, 2014 | New York Observer


BRIDGES OF UNDERSTANDING HONORS VISIONARY REEM ACRA

October 16, 2014 | New York Observer


REEM ACRA HONORED AT BRIDGES OF UNDERSTANDING ANNUAL AWARD DINNER

October 16, 2014 | Fashion Times


BRIDGES OF UNDERSTANDING GALA

October 16, 2014 | Fashion 360 Magazine


BUILDING BRIDGES AWARD DINNER HONORING REEM ACRA

October 16, 2014 | Socially Superlative


REEM ACRA TO BE HONORED AT BRIDGES OF UNDERSTANDING DINNER

October 14, 2014 | WWD


DENIED VISAS, SYRIAN REFUGEES STILL GET A PLATFORM

September, 2014 | The Washington Post


GIRLS RISING IN THE CLASSROOM

January 1, 2014 | The Daily Beast

“Throughout this entire experience, I was challenged not only to examine the issues happening in the Arab World but in the United States, as well. Talking with them allowed me to look at issues in a new way that I would not have realized was possible.”Adelaide, Student, United States

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Education

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Community members are provided with opportunities to engage in intercultural relations…

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