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Career counseling: a narrative approach Core Fulbright Scholar Program | Awards Catalog | Application Form I anticipate that after my research in [host country], I will be in a strong position to begin writing a monograph that focuses on women’s education and their scholarly networks in medieval Syria, which is the ultimate goal of my research. Such a publication will be of interest not only to scholars of medieval Islam and women’s studies but also to those who are interested in understanding the historical contexts of Muslim educational systems. Further, I expect that this study can contribute to future work in the field of comparative religions as there are a number of intriguing parallels between medieval Muslim female scholars and their Christian counterparts in Western Europe. Finally, this research will enhance my teaching at Lafayette College. I have found that my passion for my scholarship is best communicated to my students through concrete examples from research that I have personally undertaken. Prof. The impact of a Fulbright award for my home institution would be significant.

SIGI 3 - Education and Career Planning Software for the Web What is SIGI3? SIGI = System of Integrated Guidance and Information SIGI3 is the third generation of the orginal and innovative program produced by the Educational Testing Service (ETS) in the early 1980's. SIGI3 integrates self-assessment with in-depth and up-to-date career information that is easy to use and provides students and adults with a realistic view of the best educational and career options for their future success. SIGI3 helps each user examine key motivators and matches work-related values, interests, personality, and skills to educational and career pathways.

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Fellowships and Assistantships | The Graduate School For more information, click on any of the fellowships below. Or, to view fellowship by deadline date, click on any of the months to reveal fellowships with deadlines in that month. American Association of University Women (AAUW) American Fellowships support women doctoral candidates completing dissertations or scholars seeking funds for postdoctoral research leave from accredited institutions. Deadline: November 15, 2013, 3:00 pm (PST) Eligibility Requirements: Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Candidates are evaluated on the basis of scholarly excellence, teaching experience, and active commitment to helping women and girls through service in their communities, professions, or fields of research. For information and applications: please to the AAUW website. American Association of University Women (AAUW) Career Development Grants provide support for women in pursuing additional education. Deadline: December 15, 2013, 3:00 p.m. Deadline: December 1, 2013, 3:00 p.m.

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