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Programs and Events

The Newberry offers programming in the humanities for scholars, teachers, and the general public. Unless otherwise noted, events are free, and no reservations are required. Many of our programs are recorded, and you can listen to them on our website.

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E.g., 10/15/2019
E.g., 10/15/2019
Thursday, September 26, 2019
Led by Laurel Harig. Ten sessions. 5:45 - 7:45 pm.
This course will introduce students to the rich world of the Arabic language. At the end of the course, each student will be able to read and write short paragraphs (5-6 sentences) in grammatically correct Modern Standard Arabic describing themselves, their family, the weather, food, places, and simple actions in the past, present, and future…
Saturday, September 28, 2019
Led by Laurel Harig. Ten sessions. 1 - 3 pm.
This course is designed to deepen and advance students’ comprehension and composition abilities in Modern Standard Arabic (MSA). By the end of the course, each student will be able to read and write full pages in grammatically correct MSA describing themselves and their hobbies, work, and studies. They will be able to express more complex actions in the past, present, and…