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Previous Editions of the BEACON

Tuesday, June 23, 2020
  • IIE scholar rescue past and present: Supporting champions of human rights and social justice
  • SRF awards fellowships to 11 new scholars from 3 countries
  • Help support scholars in need with a gift to IIE-SRF
Thursday, May 21, 2020
  • From the IIE scholar rescue archives: Nobel Prize recipient and physicist Felix Bloch
  • Remembering scholar, playwright, and IIE-SRF alumnus Riad Ismat
  • Fresh food in the desert: Alumnus Dr. Moaed Al Meselmani of Syria leads innovative agricultural project
  • Five fellows and alumni accept post-fellowship positions
Thursday, April 23, 2020
  • Threatened scholars supported by IIE make invaluable contributions to medicine and public health
  • Microbiologist Fathiah Zakham of Yemen honored with award for women scientists in the developing world
  • IIE-SRF Selection Committee awards fellowships to 13 new scholars from 6 countries
  • Four first-time host institutions welcomed IIE-SRF fellows in winter 2019
Monday, March 16, 2020
  • IIE marks the 100th anniversary of its first scholar rescue effort
Thursday, February 13, 2020
  • IIE-SRF responds to rise in applications from Cameroon
  • Q&A with IIE-SRF Partnerships for Scholar Advancement (PSA) editor Barbara Jasny
  • Seven fellows and alumni accept post-fellowship positions
Thursday, January 23, 2020
  • 2019 Year in Review
Thursday, December 19, 2019
  • New partnership with the Middle East Studies Association's Global Academy
  • Q&A with IIE-SRF Partnerships for Scholar Advancement (PSA) advisors: Florence Chaverneff and Sloka Iyengar
  • Fellow from Manipur, India featured in IIE's centennial video
  • Four first-time host institutions welcomed IIE-SRF fellows in fall 2019
Tuesday, November 26, 2019
  • Scholars Breaking Boundaries: Dr. Mohammed Muharram of Yemen
  • Alumnus Alfred Brownell of Liberia delivers keynote address at AAAS Science, Technology and Human Rights Conference
  • Seven fellows and alumni accept post-fellowship positions
       
Thursday, October 24, 2019
  • IIE-SRF and Philadelphia University in Jordan celebrate 10+ years of partnership
  • Partnerships for Scholar Advancement (PSA) partners support scholars' career advancement and professional development
  • Eight first-time host institutions welcomed IIE-SRF fellows in summer 2019
Thursday, September 19, 2019
  • Fall Semester issue
  • IIE-SRF Selection Committee awards fellowships to 12 new scholars from 6 countries