Ilona Gerbakher receives CASA Fellowship

Congratulations to Ilona Gerbakher, doctoral student, who has just received the Center for Arabic Study Abroad Fellowship from Harvard University's Center for Middle Eastern Studies for the 2017-2018 academic year. This one-year award is given annually to support students in their "intensive, advanced Arabic language training at the American University of Cairo." Ilona is a second-year student in Islamic Studies with a focus on Islam and Judaism in late-Antique and early-Medieval empire.