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Dr. Bashir Zikria, clinical professor of surgery at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, chair of the Afghan National Islamic Council, and an advisor to Afghanistan’s former ruler, King Zaher Parwin Zikria, a lecturer on Afghanistan at the United Nations Heritage Society

Understanding Afghanistan: History, Culture and the Phenomenon of Extremism”

Ramapo College of New Jersey
Friends Hall (SC-219)

Wednesday, November 28 at 7 p.m.

There will be an opportunity for members of the press to meet with Dr. and Mrs. Zikria informally at 6 p.m. in SC-217.

Sponsored by the School of American and International Studies, the Office of International and Intercultural Education, and the Model United Nations Club.

For more information, call Dr. Cliff Peterson, (201) 684-7421, or Bonnie Franklin, (201) 684-6844.


About Ramapo College

Ramapo College of New Jersey is the state’s premier public liberal arts college and is committed to academic excellence through interdisciplinary and experiential learning, and international and intercultural understanding. The comprehensive college is situated among the beautiful Ramapo Mountains, is within commuting distance to New York City, was named one of the 50 Most Beautiful College Campuses in America by CondeNast Traveler, and boasts the best on-campus housing in New Jersey per Established in 1969, Ramapo College offers bachelor’s degrees in the arts, business, data science, humanities, social sciences and the sciences, as well as in professional studies, which include business, education, nursing and social work. In addition, the College offers courses leading to teacher certification at the elementary and secondary levels, and offers graduate programs leading to master’s degrees in Accounting, Applied Mathematics, Business Administration, Contemporary Instructional Design, Computer Science, Creative Music Technology, Data Science, Educational Leadership, Nursing, Social Work and Special Education, as well as a Doctor of Nursing Practice.


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