Here’s the first of some short reports of the trip to Doha, Qatar by a group of Northwestern University students, faculty, staff and trustees sponsored by the Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development for the official opening of Northwestern’s campus there. While courses in communication and journalism have been offered by Northwestern since last August, the official opening ceremony for the campus will be held on March 23, 2009. We’ll be updating this blog over the next several days. Stay tuned!
About This Site
A contingent of Northwestern University faculty, staff and students traveled from Evanston, Ill. to Doha, Qatar for the official opening ceremony of Northwestern’s Qatar campus. This site contains the sights, sounds and stories of the opening ceremony events and offers a glimpse into the life of the Northwestern community in Qatar.