Five College Consortium

Five College Arabic Language Initiative

Arabic Night

The annual Arabic Night is an annual gathering of all the students and faculty at one
 of the campuses where students can learn more about the program and allows students to display their progression in the program. 

All Arabic events at all campuses are open to all of our Arabic language students.

See photos from past Arabic Nights by selecting a year below or via the left-hand side menu.

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Arabic Night 2014

Arabic Night 2016

Arabic Night 2015

You are all invited to the fifth Annual Arabic Night.


Friday April 8, 6-9 pm

Coolidge Cage, lower level of Alumni Gym (216 S. Pleasant St.)

Amherst College


Free Admission!

Our guest speaker will be Professor John Eisele, Professor and Director of Arabic Studies Program, College of William and Mary. The event will also feature the launch of The Common’s special issue of contemporary Arabic Fiction Tajdeed (Renewal) in addition to live Arabic music performed by the “Layali” music ensemble, Middle Eastern dinner and student performances.

The fifth annual Arabic Night is sponsored by the Five College Arabic Initiative and Amherst College’s MESSA.