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Visit of Students of Arabic Program from James Madison University

Friday, March 30, 2018

On Friday 30 March, SQCC hosted a group of students from the Arabic program at James Madison University. Students toured SQCC’s permanent exhibition, where they learned about traditional Omani dresses, handicrafts such as pottery, basketry, silver artwork and woodworkingas well as the aflaj irrigation system. Students also learned about Omani forts, ships, and trade. Thereafter, the group visited SQCC’s library and learned more about Oman through a wide range of publications about cultural heritage in both English and Arabic. 

Photos of the visit can be viewed here.

Posted By: jmahmood - Monday, 02 April, 2018 at 12:00 AM