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Political science Professor Steven Spiegel discusses his visit to Qatar, where he participated in a forum about the Middle East's political and economic future. As director of the Center for Middle East Development, he also worked to organize the forum.

UCLA travels to Qatar for conference

UCLA graduate student shares his feelings on attending 11th Doha Forum in Qatar

May 20, 2011 — At the 11th Doha Forum on Democracy, Development and Free Trade and Enriching the Middle East's Economic Future Conference in Qatar, a team of UCLA graduate students represented the university in facilitating discussions about the recent spring revolutions.

Political science graduate student Nathan Gonzalez attended the conference. This is his experience. [1:05]

"UCLA graduate student shares his feelings on attending 11th Doha Forum in Qatar"

UCLA professors, students and administrators traveled to the Middle East to discuss the economic future of the region with a number of renowned dignitaries last week. The sixth annual Enriching the Middle East's Economic Future Conference was held in Qatar, a coastal country bordering Saudi Arabia. Read more...

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Political science Professor Steven Spiegel discusses his visit to Qatar, where he participated in a forum about the Middle East's political and economic future. As director of the Center for Middle East Development, he also worked to organize the forum.

Political science Professor Steven Spiegel discusses his visit to Qatar, where he participated in a forum about the Middle East's political and economic future. As director of the Center for Middle East Development, he also worked to organize the forum.


Gilberto Soria, left, UCSA legislative liason and legislative committee chair, discusses UCSA advocacy issues with fourth-year psychobiology student Cristopher Santos, the Undergraduate Students Association Council's external vice president.

University of California Student Association meets at UCLA to discuss lobbying for DREAM Act, future of tuition for UC

On the heels of a recent victory for the California DREAM Act and threats of tuition hikes, board members of the University of California Student Association met at UCLA this weekend to discuss ramping up visibility for student advocacy efforts. Read more...

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Gilberto Soria, left, UCSA legislative liason and legislative committee chair, discusses UCSA advocacy issues with fourth-year psychobiology student Cristopher Santos, the Undergraduate Students Association Council's external vice president.

Gilberto Soria, left, UCSA legislative liason and legislative committee chair, discusses UCSA advocacy issues with fourth-year psychobiology student Cristopher Santos, the Undergraduate Students Association Council's external vice president.



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