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May 25, 2008 | News


Waidehi Gokhale - Hired as Program Manager

Reem Marto - Promoted to Outreach Manager

Rahima Bensaid - Promoted to Senior Program Officer

Merva Faddoul - Promoted to Senior Network Officer

Nahid Ahmed- Promoted to Program Officer

Lucas Welch gives Keynote Address at CMU's Future of Interactive Technology for Peace Conference

May 03, 2008 | News

Soliya President Lucas Welch was chosen by the UN Alliance of Civilizations to be one of the "Global Experts" that is part of their Rapid Media Response mechanism for offering constructive voices to the mainstream discussion when crises emerge between the West and the Muslim World.

April 07, 2008 | News

Soliya’s Connect Program was the lead feature on CNN International’s “Inside the Middle East” for the December Edition. The six-minute segment explores students’ experiences at Georgetown University and the American University of Beirut as they engage in facilitated dialogue and collaborative media production online.

Click here to watch the segment!

March 22, 2008 | News

Soliya has concluded its fall 2007 Connect Program with over two hundred and forty students from nineteen universities in the Middle East, North Africa, the US, and Europe.; The program was led by Soliya Executive Director and co-founder, Liza Chambers and our extraordinary team of dedicated and talented Soliya staffers including Salma El Beblawi, Katja Riikonen, Gabriel Koehler-Derrick, Merva Faddoul, Rahima Bensaid, Reem Marto, & Nahid Ahmed.  Fifty-five highly trained and skilled volunteer facilitators from twenty-one different countries led the online dialogue.  As part of the progr