Saudi Ambassador meets with dean of Dar Al-Hekma College

April 8, 2008

Saudi Ambassador to the United States Adel A. Al-Jubeir met with the dean of Dar Al-Hekma College, Dr Suhair Al-Qurashi, and Dr Saleha Abedin, the college’s Vice Dean for Institutional Advancement and Director of General Education, at the Embassy in Washington yesterday. 

Dr Al-Qurashi briefed Ambassador Al-Jubeir on Dar Al-Hekma’s joint program in diplomacy and international relations with The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University.  The joint program would prepare future women diplomats and experts in international relations. 

Established in 1999, Dar Al-Hekma is a private college for women located in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. It offers English-language degree programs in six majors.