Educational Opportunity Program

Middle Eastern Resource Center (MERC)

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The Middle Eastern Resource Center (MERC) promotes the cultural awareness and academic success of students of Middle Eastern, North African and South Asian (MENASA) heritage. It fosters dialogue, cross-cultural learning, and interaction among the diverse ethnic groups within our MENASA student communities and the campus-at-large. Through its programs, the MERC works to assist students to embrace their cultural identity, integrate into student life, promote an appreciation and celebration of diversity, and reinforce an affirmation of our institutional and educational commitment to leadership, achievement, collaboration, excellence, and community.

 MEET THE 2019-2020 MERC TEAM!

Career Staff

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Ashkon Molaei
MERC Coordinator/Counselor

Student Staff

Tim and Zuhal

Tim Bushra
MERC Peer Mentor

Zuhal Hashimi
MERC Peer Mentor

Affiliated Organizations:

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For more information about student organizations, visit the Office of Student Life.

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