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Save-the-date – Annual EAD Picnic

Save-the-date – Annual EAD Picnic

                Save-the-date:  Egyptians Abroad for Development Annual Picnic When: Saturday, June 22 Time:  10 am to 6 pm Location:  Veteran’s Memorial Park, Westmont, IL 60559. The park shelter at the corner of E Dallas St and S Linden Ave. Amenities: Sand Volleyball, Tennis, Basketball, Bean bag toss, 2 charcoal grills, playground, baseball field The park shelter is covered  so the...

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EAD Scholarship

EAD Scholarship

            Egyptians Abroad for Development is pleased to announce the “Egyptians Abroad for Development Scholarship” targeted towards undergraduate and graduate students attending an accredited University or College in the fall of 2013.  A minimum of 5 scholarships will be given to qualifying students based on academic achievements and other criteria to be determined by the Scholarship committee.  Each...

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The Arab Spring: US-Egyptian Relations Post the Egyptian Revolution

The Arab Spring: US-Egyptian Relations Post the Egyptian Revolution

DePaul International Student Organization, collaborating with Middle East Politics Association (MEPA), presents to you an evening with the Consul General of Egypt in Chicago, Mr Maged Refaat, for a chance to discuss the current political and economic relationship between the United States and Egypt. The event will be held at the Lincoln Park campus of DePaul University. The event is also open to the...

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Upcoming EAD Board Elections

Upcoming EAD Board Elections

            EAD is pleased to announce the dates of the upcoming board elections.  Candidates who are interested in becoming board members are kindly requested to submit their interest via email to the election manager at [email protected] by Sunday, June 2.  The following positions are open for the upcoming elections: President Vice President: Secretary General Treasurer Board Member (committee and event...

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The Sultan’s Dilemma – A great success!

The Sultan’s Dilemma – A great success!

  EAD is privileged to be part of the production sponsors and casting team for the performance of The Sultan’s Dilemma in Arabic that took place on April 26-28 at the International House theatre at the University of Chicago campus.  The opening night was nothing short of spectacular and was fully attended by many supporters of Arabic cultural events and performances. The Sultan’s Dilemma follows an Arabic tradition to write...

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The Sultan’s Dilemma Trailer

The Sultan’s Dilemma Trailer

Dear Member, Egyptians Abroad for Development invites you to attend the Sultan’s Dilemma play. The production is co-sponsored by the University of Chicago-International house and IVP.     Shows and ticket prices Saturday April 27 7:00 PM Sunday April 28 3:00 PM Monday April 29 7:00 PM TICKETS; $20 SENIOR, STUDENT AND RUSH TICKETS AVAILABLE * Group discounts available CLICK HERE TO ORDER...

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The Sultan’s Dilemma

The Sultan’s Dilemma

The International Voices Project (IVP) Presents   By Tawfiq Al-Hakim Directed by: Hassan Amejal and Patrizia Acerra Translation by Dr. Farouq Mostafa Adapted in English by Adam Webster Adapted in Arabic by Hassan Amejal When a Mamluk slave ascends the throne without being emancipated, he must be sold and earn his freedom from his new master. Should he follow the law and risk...

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