Z E N D A  M A G A Z I N E
[renamed Zinda Magazine in 1999]

Khziraan 9, 6746                   Volume III                       Issue 16            June 9, 1997

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       A Weekly Online Publication of the ZENDA Assyrian Newsagency

                         T H I S     W E E K     I N     Z E N D A
The Lighthouse................. Assyrian Community Networking Conference
Good Morning Bet-Nahrain....... Humanitarian Aid to Iraq Extended Another 6
Surfs Up....................... "who's in charge of ZENDA?"
Surfers Corner................. A New Assyrian Electronic Discussion Forum
News Digest.................... Ancient Assyrian Ritual Re-Enacted in Chicago
                                        International Assyriology Congress in Italy
                                        Historic Gathering of Two Assyrian Poets in San Jose
Calendar of Events............. Sumerian Art Exhibition in Chicago
Entracte....................... An Evening of Romance in San Jose
Intelligentsia................. Dr. Moradkhan's Language Class in San Jose
Assyrian Surfing Posts......... Christians of the Middle East
Pump up the Volume............. Lovers in the Springtime
Back to the Future............. King Esarhadon and the Median Princes
Literatus...................... "I Am An Assyrian"
This Week in History........... Paul Bejan
Bravo.......................... Assyrian Class of '97
The Directory.................. News Sources
Bshena......................... IBM & Proctor & Gamble
Salute......................... Firas, Robert & Adrin



                THE   L   I   G   H   T   H   O   U   S   E

                           MODESTO, CALIFORNIA
                                MAY 1997

The Third Assyrian Community Networking Conference took place in Centre
Plaza in Modesto, California, on Sunday, May the 25th, 1997. It presented a
broad program, both technical and otherwise. The Conference consisted of
two sessions featuring 10 speakers, two of them from two Silicon Valley
Internet companies. The participation of these two speakers was facilitated
by Albert Gabrial.  About 60 people attended the conference.

In his opening remarks, the Conference Chairman Abdulmesih BarAbrahem
explained the objectives of the conference. "The conference committee has
done its best effort to offer a program that encompasses both, community
and technology related issues", he said. To this end, "we sought experts
from different fields to share their information with you", he continued.
He particularly welcomed the speakers from the two successful Internet
companies, both of which have been involved in Assyrian related projects
through the effort of Albert. Specifically Hollister Internet has been the
of Nineveh-Online, while Vxtrem is establishing  the Internet broadcasting
server for KBSV.

Albert Gabrial gave a short report on Nineveh-Online and its current
status. He expressed gratitude to the conference sponsors for their
generous support. These include AUOC (Assyrian United Organization of
California), George Hariri (of Chicago) and Grafeex (The Assyrian
Directory).  Albert reiterated the independent identity of ACNC from any
political, religious, social or cultural group.

On behalf of the conference committee, Albert and Abdulmesih handed over
Certificates of Appreciation to the following individuals for their
distinct services in context of the Internet:

- Peter Jasim - For his contributions on Usenet
- Gil Chamaki - For Providing Free AssyriaLink
- Sargon Tavour - For Free Hosting of Assyrian Pages
- William Mikhael, For the Quote of the Day
- Lawrence Namato - For His Learning Syriac Program
- Tim Erickson - For ATORFONT the First Assyrian Shareware Fonts
- Hollister Internet - For Hosting Nineveh-Online
- Wilfred Alkhas - For Free ZENDA Newsletter

Brent Olson from Hollister Internet gave a remarkable speech on the
Assyrian people who paved the way to world civilization. Now that they are
scattered and reduced in number, he noted, they should utilize the Internet
to make their culture known. Brent expressed his attraction to Assyrians
and their culture (SEE BRAVO). He suggested the utilization of online radio
transmission to enable a community to maintain ties. He then gave an online
demonstration on streaming video and audio capabilities.

Michele Davis from Vxtrem gave a short marketing presentation on real-Video
transmission over the Internet and demonstrated the technology. The
attendees were impressed by the quality of the video running with 10-15
frames per second.

In his speech on "The Need for an Assyrian Infrastructure", Abdulmesih
outlined the elements of Assyrian Networking. As he sees it, the
infrastructure is not only the technical networks but it also includes the
people and the skills needed to use them as well as  the contents to
bepresented. It is the latter, he said, which Assyrians are still lacking.
He stressed that the new information technologies will be the most
significant assets of the coming century. He concluded by formulating some
additional goals and he suggested certain projects towards the
accomplishment of an Assyrian infrastructure.
Following his remarks, Abdulmesih presented a certificate of Accomplishment
to Albert Gabrial for being the engine behind the three successful
conferences. In the short Laudatio he praised the enthusiasm and endurance
of  Albert, who has tirelessly spent most of his free time in building
e.Babylon, in providing free access to information to the community, in
establishing and maintaining Nineveh Online and in helping Assyrian
organizations to get networked. What was obvious to the rest was that this
brief recognition caught Albert by surprise.

The second session began with a presentation by Peter Jasim on the topic
"Effective Use of the Internet as a Media Tool". Jasim described the
Internet as the new paradigm which offers a reliable, cost effective way to
implement global communications infrastructure for Assyrians, and capable
of doing so much more effectively than any other medium of communications.
He then gave a summary of current Assyrian resources and Web-Pages on the
Net as well as their contents and the audiences they target. With a little
planning and effort, and a keen understanding of the Internet audience and
the Assyrian agenda, a very effective push can be coordinated, and a high
degree of organization and communication can be facilitated for the
Assyrian diaspora. His suggestion is to establish CAIR, a Coalition of
Assyrian Internet Resources, which is seen as vital
for the successful implementation of this program.

Next, Sargon Tavour, gave a technical presentations on how dynamic
web-Pages that allow interaction can move the Web to the next plateau of
applications and build real world applications. As examples he pointed to
stock market transactions, banking, and airline/hotel reservations that
currently make use of the advanced technology and are deployed by large
corporations. Thanks to Database connectivity and interface programming
such as JAVA, Visual Basic and a handful of very powerful authoring tools,
now these applications are available for even smaller organizations.

Wilfred Alkhas, the publisher of the Zenda electronic Newsletter gave a
most interesting analysis of the current and future status and impact of
the new communication revolution on Assyrian social and political activism.
It is his opinion that joining under one
political leadership is the necessary objective. He formulated challenges
on the
kind of efforts needed to reach this goal. An important cornerstone of his
thesis is based on the assumption that the Internet will lead towards a
global democratic society that Assyrians need and will benefit from. From
an analysis of the current situation he made projections to the future and
internet-based communication society.

Esha Tamras presented a personal approach on how Assyrians have to take
responsibility in order to make the maintenance of our culture and history
part of their daily life's tasks. It is his thesis, that each Assyrian is a
page in the history book of our nation's history. He urges that these pages
which have remained apart for too long should now be brought together in
book volumes.

Francis Sarguis the English Editor of the Journal of the Academic Society
and an investigative reporter, presented a case study for accountability.
The case study in question is the administration of the will of Benjamin S.
Adams. He has already published several columns about this in 'The
Kibitzers' which is accessed at Nineveh-Online. Mr. Adams left money to six
Assyrian organizations for particular objectives. Francis quickly caught
the attention of the attendees. His comments evoked bursts of applause.  As
a gesture of approval, former Illinois State Senator John Nimrod expressed
his shock and disappointment about the behavior and lack of response from the
organizations in question. He was especially disturbed by reports that the
funds might
not be (or may have been) misappropriated for purposes other than
"childeren's education" or "refugee assistance".

In the open discussion segment, Dr. Emanuel Kambar introduced the audience
to a new organization dedicated for Human Rights. He explained the
objectives of the organization and outlined some of the planned activities.
He also answered open questions about its goals.

Lena Mushell, a member of the local organizing committee who introduced
each of the speakers also gave a closing statement. George Mickael, Rema
Nesan, Ben Talya, Vivian Hermiz and Sargon Tavour helped in the local
preparations and setup.

Abdulmesih BarAbrahem
Sunnyvale, California

Francis Sarguis
Santa Barbara, California

      G  O  O  D    M  O  R  N  I  N  G    B  E  T - N  A  H  R  A  I  N


(ZNUP: Baghdad) The U.N. Security Council has extended for another six
months a program to sell Iraqi oil and use the proceeds for humanitarian
purposes. The extension of the program began yesterday(Sunday 8 June). Iraq
will continue to export $2 billion worth of oil over the next six months,
but as in the past six months all the proceeds will be deposited into a
U.N. escrow account.  The bulk of that money will go to purchase
humanitarian goods for Iraqi civilians. Several council members, including
the United States, have demanded that the distribution of food and medicine
be carried out
in a transparent way. The program is designed to alleviate food and
medicine shortages in Iraq as a result of U.N. economic sanctions imposed
on Iraq since August 1990 after Iraqi troops invaded Kuwait.
                       S   U   R   F   S     U   P   !
"Thank you for forwarding your magazine to me...I have just returned from
N. Iraq, as I attended the Second Congress of Zowaa, along with 5 other
delegates from the U.S. and Canada.  We happen to be there during the
Turkish invasion of N. Iraq.  I will be happy to contribute an article or
an interview regarding the Zowaa Congress and the conditions of our people
in the homeland.  Let me know if you wish to pursue this offer. Thank you,
and we wish you success in your efforts."

Lincoln Malik
Berkeley, California

[Dr. Malik is the Chief Representative of the Assyrian Democratic Movement
(ZOWAA) in the U.S. and Canada.  ZENDA will publish Dr. Malik's article and
the exclusive interview in its future issues.]


"I would like to commend Mr. Fred Adams for his to-the-point analysis of
the Assyrian National status and the single most important reason for it.
The main reason for the success of the Assyrian Empire, followed by the
success of the Assyrian Church of the East, was MANAGEMENT. I, for one
would be interested to read Mr. Adam's specific suggestions, as to how we
can achieve what he states as the solution. The solution that I am sure
will ultimately lead us into."

Ninos Younan
Ontario, Canada


"...Love your newsletter and we appreciate all your hard work, keep it up."

George & Janet Atanous
Los Angeless


"...who is in charge of Zenda; just curious!"

Lisa Kelaita
San Carlos, California

[ZENDA is compiled, edited, and distributed in San Jose, California.  All
news articles, commentaries, and the material for our regular language,
history, and calendar sections are submitted by the ZENDA readers and
reporters from around the world.]



Polus Nweeya (PAUL NEWEY)

                  S  U  R  F  E  R  S      C  O  R  N  E  R

ZENDA readers are invited to respond to the following request(s) by either
directly writing to the author(s) or sending a reply to ZENDA.

Fellow Assyrians,
This e-mail is intended to inform you of the new electronic discussion
forum available as of May 28th, 1997 to all Assyrians. The forum is hosted
by the Assyrian Academic Society site at:  http://aas.net
To enter the discussion forum, use your web browser to click on the 'FORUM'
button.  To by-pass the main AAS homepage and directly enter the forum, you
may use the following URL:

Note to Assyrian webmasters:  We would appreciate your assistance if a link
is made to the forum on your existing homepages.  Thank you.

Firas Jatou
Ways and Means Committee
Assyrian Academic Society

                 N   E   W  S       D   I   G   E   S   T

(ZNDA: Chicago)  University of Chicago's Oriental Institute-  Portions of
an ancient Assyrian ceremony that has not been enacted for 2,000 years will
be performed at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 12, as the cornerstone for the new
wing of the University of Chicago's Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St.,
is dedicated.  The cornerstone celebrates the construction of a new 16,000
square-foot addition to the Institute as part of a major expansion and
renovation project.  The public is invited to witness the ceremony.  "As
one of the world's centers for the study of the ancient Near East, we
thought it particularly appropriate to use this ancient ritual to
commemorate the cornerstone laying," said Karen L. Wilson, Museum Director.
"The Assyrians, who lived in northern Iraq during the second and first
millennia B.C., left detailed instructions for conducting this particular
three-day ceremony, and we look forward to re-enacting parts of it.  It is
amazing how timeless some of these ceremonies are; although the details of
dedicating a building have changed, the overall desire to commemorate new
construction has stayed the same for well over 2,000 years."
The ritual, which is recorded on clay tablets from the famous library of
King Assurbanipal (668-627 B.C.) at Nineveh and on tablets which the
Oriental Institute excavated at the site of Khorsabad, also in northern
Iraq, will be narrated by Oriental Institute staff members assisted by
children who will play the parts of the priest and the magician.  The
children will wear modern copies of Assyrian clothing. The reenactment of
the ritual will last approximately 15 minutes.  The ancient ceremony took
place over three days.  During that time, the priest made a series of
earth, wood and wax figurines of protective deities.  Incantations in the
archaic language of the Sumerians and in the formal language of the
Akkadians were recited to invoke the protection of the gods.  On the third
day of the ritual, a figurine, accompanied by
sacrifices and purification rituals, was deposited in the cornerstone and
others were buried under the doorways of the building.
The June 12 cornerstone ritual commemorates a project to install climate
control in the galleries and artifact storage areas of the Oriental
Institute and to build a 16,000-square-foot wing for artifact and archival
storage, library stacks, and a state-of-the-art conservation laboratory.
The facility's improvements also include a new education center, an
Archaeological Research Center for Institute faculty and graduate students,
and an expanded computer laboratory adapted for the analysis of
archaeological data.  Completion of the project is anticipated in November
of this year.  The opening of the galleries is slated for Winter 1998.  One
of the highlights of the new exhibits will be a reconstruction of a
courtyard from a Neo-Assyrian palace from about 705 B.C., dominated by a
40-ton sculpture of a human-headed winged bull.  The Oriental Institute's
Legacy Campaign, now entering its fourth year, has raised $7.6 million of
the $10.1 million needed for expansion and renovation.

For more information call (773) 702-9513.


(ZNDA: San Jose) Next Monday evening, San Jose-California will host a
historic gathering of two Assyrian poets whose work in the 1970's inflamed
the fires of Assyrian nationalism in the Middle East and abroad.  Ninous
Aho and Yosip Bet-Yosip (Diglat Dim-Ashour) will once again, come together
to read the poems which have galvanized a generation of Assyrian activists
from 1974 until today.  Aho and Bet-Yosip were the first literary figures
to have distributed a cassette tape of modern Assyrian poetry in which such
classics as Aho's "Atouraya Khata" (Modern Assyrian) & Bet-Yosip's "Sloota
d'Atouraya Khata" (The Prayer of Modern Assyrian) became synonymous with
Assyrian liberation movement.  For those familiar with Aho's uncompromising
style and Bet-Yosip's revisionist writings this gathering promises to be
nothing short of an extraordinary cultural experience.  The "Poetry Night"
will be held at the AAA of San Jose's BETA on June 16th at 7:30 pm.  The
program is organized by the Cultural Committee of the AAA of San Jose.


(ZNDA: Italy)  This year's International Congress of Assyriology and Near
Eastern Archaeology will begin on Monday, July 7, at 9.00 AM; it will end
on Friday, July 11, at 12.30 AM. A final program to distribute 120 papers
in the 5 days of the Congress is at present under preparation. Each speaker
will be given 20 minutes for presenting his/her paper plus ten minutes for
discussion. Posters will be exhibited in the Bar Hall. In July ZENDA will
bring its readers a complete report of the proceedings of this important
academic gathering. To obtain more information contact the Congress
organizers in Italy: Phone:  39-41-786711

                          Z  I  G  G  U  R  A  T  S
EDVIN TAKHSH presentiert eine Kunstausstellung der anderen Art, aus der
Erlebeniswelt von 1001 Nacht. Selbstentworfene und hangefertigte
Kunstobjekte, Portraits und Schmuckstuecke aus reinen Edelmetallen und
verschiedensten Holzarten.  Jedes Modell ist ein Unikat fuer sich.

Dauer: Freitag,den 13. bis Sonntag,den 16. Juni 1997, von 10:00 bis 20:00 Uhr
Ort: Benjamin Juwelier
     Taunus str. 9
Ohne Eintritt, mit Sektempfang!!

Edvin Takhsh ist ein Assyrer aus dem Iran und wohnt seit 1988 in Wiesbaden,
Deutschland. Seine Ausbildung als Goldschmied hatte er schoen in
Teheran-Iran absolviert und praktiziert zur Zeit als freiberuflicher
Kuenstler in Reihngau.

       C   A   L   E   N   D   A   R     OF     E   V   E   N   T   S
Jun 13-16       Edvin Takhsh's Art Exhibition
                Benjamin Juwelier
                Taunus str. 9
                Wiesbaden, Germany
                8:00 pm
                No admission charge
                Champaign reception will follow

Jun 16          Poetry Night
                Featuring Ninous Aho and Yosip Bet-Yosip
                BETA:  20000 Almaden Road
                Cultural Committee of the Assyrian American Association of San Jose
                7:30 pm

Jun 21          "The Assyrian Legacy: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow"
                North Park College
                Center for Middle Eastern Studies at North Park College
                Magnuson Campus Center
                Alumni Dining Hall
                3225 W. Foster Avenue
                Chicago, IL 60625-4895
                Phone: 773-244-5785/6
                Pre-registration $15
                        $10 - For Students
                        $20 - Registration after 6-14-97
                        Registration Includes Lunch
                Main Speakers
                        Dr. Mark Mkrdichian
                        Peter Jasim
                        Abdul Massih Saadi
                        Reverend Sarhad Jammo
                        Dr. David Bundy
                        Dr. Gabriel Yonan
                        Robert DeKelaita
                        Bishop Mar Bawai Soro
                An Assyrian Academic Society Event

Jul 1-Mar 8     In the Presence of the Gods: Art from Ancient Sumer
                The Smart Museum of Art
                5550 South Greenwood Avenue
                Free Admission

Jul 7           XLIV Rencontre Assyriologique Internationale
                International Congress of Assyriology and Near Eastern Archaeology
                Venice, Italy

Jul 20          A Concert by the Assyrian Violinist, David Yonan
                Mathaeikirchstrasse 1
                Musikinstrumenten Museum, Curt-Sachs Saal
                11:00 am

Aug 26-Sep 2    Assyrian American National Convention
                Hyatt Regency Dearborn
                Fairlane Town Center
                Detroit, Michigan
                All Single,double,triple,quad rooms: $95 per day
                Reservations: (313) 982-6880
                Reservations must be made by August 7.
                          E  N  T  R  A  C  T  E
Jun 13          Father's Day Dinner Dance
                AAA of Southern California
                5901 Cahuenga Blvd
                North Hollywood, California
                Entertainer:  Isam
                $ 5.00 ; Fathers Free
                8:00 pm

Jun 15          Family Picnic
                The Assyrian Athletic Club of Chicago is
                Linne Woods
                Corner of Dempster and Ferris
                Morton Grove, Illinois

June 28 Welcome Home Party
                Entertainer:  Ashur Sargis
                AAA of Southern California
                5901 Cahuenga Blvd
                North Hollywood, California

July 12 A Night Under the Stars:  Romance, Dance, & Fine Dining
                Open Bar, Dinner, Dessert, & complimentary valet parking
                Entertainers:  Franco and the Stars
                Location:  AAA of San Jose BETA (Social Building)
                San Jose, California
                7:00 pm
                $45.00 per person
                For reservations contact Caroline Nasseri at (408) 268-7990
                Tickets will not be sold at the door
                         I N T E L L I G E N T S I A
CHICAGO Assyrian Athletic Club Soccer Development Program
                Ages 7-14
                7:45-9:45 pm
                Warren Park Gymnasium
                Western Avenue & Devon Street

HARVARD         1997-98 Syriac Classes Taught by Dr. J.F. Coakley
                Elementary Syriac
                Instructor:  J. F. Coakley
                Basic Syriac grammar and syntax with selected readings from the Syriac
Bible and other early texts.

                Readings in Syriac I
                Historical and theological texts, and early poetry

                Readings in Syriac II
                Special attention to exegetical texts and to reading manuscripts.

NORTH           Assyrian Boy Scouts
HOLLYWOOD       Assyrian American Association of Southern California
                Assyrian Club
                5901 Cahuenga Blvd
                North Hollywood, California
                9:30am  to 12:30pm
                Contact Sargon Gewargis @ fishtale@juno.com
                (818) 891-3705 after 7:30 pm

        Assyrian Student Union
                California State University, Northridge
                Assyrian American Association of Southern California
                Assyrian Club
                5901 Cahuenga Blvd
                North Hollywood, California
                Contact Sargon Gewargis @ fishtale@juno.com
                (818) 891-3705 after 7:30 pm

SAN JOSE        Nisibin School
                Assyrian Language Classes
                Ages 5-14
                10:00-1:00 pm
                AAA of San Jose BETA
                20000 Almaden Road

                Assyrian Language Classes (Adults)
                Taught by Dr. Ashur Moradkhan
                7:00-9:00 pm
                AAA of San Jose BETA

                Citizenship Classes
                Mondays & Tuesdays
                7:00 pm
                AAA of San Jose BETA
                20000 Almaden Road

                Maestro Nebu Issabey's Nineveh Choir Practice
                AAA of San Jose BETA
                8:00 pm

TORONTO Nisibis School
                The Church of the East
                Toronto, Canada

      A  S  S  Y  R  I  A  N     S  U  R  F  I  N  G     P  O  S  T  S

Christians in the Moslem World


                    P  U  M  P    UP THE   V O L U M E

                English         Modern Assyrian

                Lovers          shnee/ge        [P]  (g as in good)
                Spring                  nee/sa/ne       [P]
                      F = Feminine     M = Masculine      P = Plural
                B  A  C  K     TO THE      F  U  T  U  R  E
B.C. (670's)  Three Median princes who had been removed from their thrones
beg King Esarhaddon of Assyria to help restore their domains.  All three
Median princes were returned to their monarchies and their enemies were
defeated in the hands of the Assyrian ruler.  Less than 60 years later
future Median princes aide in the final defeat of the Assyrians in

<< The Cambridge Ancient History, Vol III >>

A.D. (July 1918) Under the command of General Knightingale, the Assyrian
Army goes into action against the Kurds of Amadia District in Turkey.  The
Kurds were defeated and the Assyrians were thereafter used to police
Northern and Central Bet-Nahrain.

<< The Assyrian National Petition, 1945 >>

                 L    I    T    E    R    A    T    U    S
                Speaker:  Brent Olson of Hollister Internet
"Before I get started, perhaps I should try to explain why a person with
the last name of Olson, whose ancestry includes Scotch, Irish, French,
Welsh, Dutch, English, and Swedish backgrounds, is giving a presentation at
an Assyrian American Community Networking Conference.  I am somewhat of a
student of history, and I am somewhat aware of some of the difficulties
that the Assyrian people have suffered throughout the ages.  In my own
small way, I would like to do what little I can to help the Assyrian
people, to in some small way, try to repay the Assyrian people for all that
they have done for the world in the centuries past.

So, in a manner similar to President John F. Kennedy, one of the United
States' best-loved Presidents, ---although please understand that I am in
no way comparing myself similar to President John F. Kennedy, when he stood
in the shadow of that dreaded symbol of oppression, the Berlin Wall, on
June 26, 1963, and in tribute to the spirit of the people of Berlin and to
their quest for freedom, he expressed his feelings by saying the phrase,
'ich bin ein berliner.', meaning 'I am a Berliner.'  Now, in my own small
tribute to the spirit of the Assyrian people, and the Assyrian quest for
freedom and unity and community, I would like to express why I am here be
saying, 'even though my name is Olso, ANA EVEN ATORAYA."
<< ACNC '97, Modesto, California- May 1997>>
          T  H  I  S    W  E  E  K     I  N    H  I  S  T  O  R  Y

June 9, 1920:  dies, Paul Bejan, Assyrian-Catholic priest, publisher of
numerous books, collector of rare Syriac manuscripts and books, writer, in

                        B     R    A     V     O
                         ASSYRIAN CLASS OF '97

Congratulations to the Class of '97!  The following individuals are among
the hundreds of Assyrian students who have successfully completed their
advance education from a college or university in the United States.  Many
plan to pursue further education.  According to the 1990 U.S. Census the
Assyrian population in America is one of the few ethnic minorities with the
highest per capita number of individuals in possession of a  post-high
school degree. ZENDA congratulates the future leaders and reformers of the
Assyrian nation, their proud parents, and families.

Arlin Aiwaz
San Jose State University
Bachelor of Science
Sargis George Atanous
Western State University
College of Law
Doctor of Jurisprudence (Law)
Susan Atanous
Los Angeles Harbor College
Registered Nurse
Krist Azizian
University of Southern California
Bachelor of Science
Arbella Baba
<Connecticut, U.S.>
Bachelor of Science
Robert Baba
San Jose State University
Information Systems Management
Bachelor of Science
Michelle Badal
San Jose State University/College of Engineeing
Electrical Engineering
Bachelor of Science
Suzan Bedawi
Georgetown University
Doctor of Jurisprudence (Law)
Jacques Brikha
University of Illinois
Electrical Engineering
Bachelors of Science
Robert Dekelaita
Loyola University's School of Law
Doctor of Jurisprudence (Law)
Ramina Evizans
IIT, Kent law school
Doctor of Jurisprudence (Law)
Vivian M. Hermiz
University of California, Berkeley
Political Science
Bachelor of Arts
Kamilia Hormozian
Loyola University's School of Law
Doctor of Jurisprudence (Law)
Ramsen Isaac
IIT, Kent law school
Doctor of Jurisprudence (Law)
Diana Jacobs
IIT, Kent law school
Doctor of Jurisprudence (Law)
Daniella Mirza
<Yonkers, New York>
Computer Science
Bachelor of Science
Carol Oshana
DePaul University
Doctor of Jurisprudence (Law)
Josephine Rostam-Sarkis
<Connecticut, U.S.>
Bachelor of Arts
Julie Yadgar
John Marshall Law School
Doctor of Jurisprudence (Law)
Marian Younan
University of California, Davis
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