Arabic Department Student Advisory Committee

The current Student Advisory Council (SAC) for the Arabic Department is:


Rose Adams '18

Rose is a senior feb Arabic major from Brooklyn, New York. She spent her junior spring in Rabat, Morocco with the Middlebury School in Morocco, and studied at the Middlebury Arabic Language School the summer before. Apart from Arabic, Rose enjoys creative writing, contemporary poetry, and Middle Eastern politics. She's a member of the Sister-to-Sister Mentorship Club on campus, and works as a peer writing tutor in the Writing Center and as a receptionist in the International Programs Office. She's excited to give voice to student opinion in the Arabic department, أحسن قسم في الجامعة!

Ivey Noojin '20 , Chair

Ivey Noojin is a current sophomore with a double major in Arabic and Spanish. She began her Arabic studies at Middlebury and went to language school the summer of her freshman year. To continue her language acquisition, she plans on studying abroad in Jordan for one semester of her junior year. When she is not advancing her proficiency in Arabic, she is a residential advisor, a tour guide, and a contributor to multiple sexual violence organizations on and off campus. She is looking forward to using her position on the Student Advisory Committee to make an impact within the Arabic department. 

The primary functions of the Arabic SAC are to:

• Advise the Arabic Chair and Faculty regarding new faculty appointments.
• Advise the Arabic Chair and Faculty regarding external reviews of the Department.
• Give Arabic majors a voice in their department regarding any student concerns that arise.
• Serve as a resource for current and prospective majors.

See the Handbook language for a more detailed description.

Department of Arabic

Voter Hall
381 College Street
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT 05753