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Yousef Al Otaiba (F’95)

United Arab Emirates Ambassador to the United States Location: Georgetown University, Davis Performing Arts Center Producer/Interviewer: Anneliesa Clump Alprin (G’06) Editor: Lisa Fthenakis (C’10) At the age of 18, Al Otaiba left his home in the United Arab Emirates to attend Georgetown’s Walsh School of Foreign Service, his first visit to the United States. He [...]

Lana Dajani (F’04, G’05)

Author, My Letter to President Barack Obama Location: Philodemic Room, Healy Hall, Georgetown University Interviewer/Producer: Anneliesa Clump Alprin (G’06) Editor: Lisa Fthenakis (C’10) As a Georgetown student, Dajani took courses in English, government, religion, politics and Arab studies. She remembers a particularly inspiring human rights and international law class taught by professors Anthony Arend and [...]

H.R.H. Prince Turki Al Faisal (B’68)

Former Ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the United Kingdom (2003) and United States (2005-2006) Former Director of Saudi Arabia General Intelligence Directorate Location: Georgetown Public Policy Institute Interviewer/Producer: Anneliesa Clump Alprin (G’06) Editor: Lisa Fthenakis (C’10) Here, H.R.H. Prince Turki Al Faisal reflects on his time at Georgetown in the mid-60s. He [...]