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SQCC Participated at the McKinley Technology High School 3rd Annual International Embassy Day

SQCC Hosts DC Chapter of SLA for guest speaker Mary Berghaus Levering

Farragut Fridays Painting in the Park, 2017

SQCC hosts group of International Tourism Professionals

SQCC hosts the Service Source Disability Resource Center

SQCC hosts a Groups of Learning Life Summer Camp

SQCC Participated at the Annual Arab-American and North African Cultural Street Festival in NYC

SQCC hosts ArtSmart Summer Camp

SQCC hosts University of Maryland College Park Summer Arabic Institute

SQCC hosts Peace Thru Culture Summer Camp

Congratulations on Your Accomplishment Sabla Class of 2017!

SQCC Participates at the DAR Museum's First Annual World's Fair Event

Annual Omani Cultural Evening, 2017

SQCC Hosted Public Lecture and Book Signing by Dr. Allen Fromherz

SQCC Hosted Students from Medina Montessori Elementary School

SQCC Hosts K-12 workshop on - From Sinbad to the Shabab Oman: A Seafaring Legacy

SQCC Hosted World Affairs Council-DC Chapter Event

SQCC hosts Public Lecture by Dr. Fahad Bishara

SQCC hosted students from Key Elementary School as part of EAP program

SQCC hosted Embassy Adoption Program Tea

Frederick County Community College visits SQCC

Lorien Wood School Visits SQCC

SQCC hosts a special evening with Mark Evans at the Freer Sackler Galleries

SQCC hosted Majmar Painting Workshop at Rosewood Elementary School in South Carolina

SQCC Hosts 2017 Annual Conference Reception

SQCC hosted a reception for the 2017 Annual Conference in South Carolina

SQCC's 2017 Annual Conference in South Carolina

SQCC's 2017 Annual Conference in South Carolina

SQCC Participated at the 97th Annual National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS)

SQCC hosts MEOC@MESA Teacher Workshop

SQCC at MESA Book Bazaar

Visit of Students from Hayfield Secondary School

HE Ambassador Hunaina Al Mughairy Welcomed HE Said Badr Al Busaidi

SQCC Welcomes Hundreds at 6th Annual Winternational Embassy Showcase

Discover Oman Day at KID Museum

Embassy Adoption Program 2018, Second Visit

Visit of students from Charles Hart Middle School

Embassy Adoption Program 2018, Third Visit

SQCC Board of Oversight meeting with His Excellency Yusuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah

SQCC hosted City Kids Homeschool Student Group

Visit from University of Pittsburgh

SQCC hosts Public Lecture by Dr. Anne K. Rasmussen

SQCC hosts Harvard Club Event

James Madison University and Harrisonburg High School Students Visit SQCC

Visit from Bellevue College Arabic Culture Student Association

Visit of Students of Arabic Program from James Madison University

SQCC Hosted THIS Diplomats Group, 2018

SQCC hosted University of Houston Model Arab League Students 2018

Embassy Adoption Program EAP, Fourth Session 2018

SQCC participates in Sligo Creek Elementary School's World Cultural Day

SQCC Hosts Public Lecture by Dr. Joaquim I Goes

Occidental Symposium on Oil and Gas in Oman

SQCC Hosts D.C.'s Young Professionals in International Education (yPIE)

Close Up Washington DC Teachers visited SQCC

SQCC Hosted Poetry and Prose Series, Seif al-Rahbi and Modern Arabic Poetry from Oman

SQCC Hosted Poetry and Prose Series, Seif al-Rahbi and Modern Arabic Poetry from Oman

SQCC hosts students from Georgetown University

Ancient Oman Conference at the Library of Congress

Embassy Series Concert featuring the Oud Hobbyists at SQCC

An Evening with the Oud Hobbyists Trio

Visit of students from Washington Workshops Foundation

Passport D.C. Around the World Embassy Tour 2018 at SQCC

Key Elementary School fifth grade EAP Graduation at SQCC

SQCC Hosts Lecture by Dr. Thomas McDow

SQCC Congratulates inaugural cohort for their Participation in Arabic Children's Program

SQCC Participated at the DCPS World Languages Festival at Eliot Hine Middle School

SQCC Hosts Students of Barnard Elementary School for EAP Last visit, 2017

Passport D.C. Around the World Embassy Tour at SQCC

SQCC hosted students of St. Anselm's Abbey School

Visit of USAID and DOD Officers

SQCC hosted Georgia State Model Arab League Students

SQCC hosted members of University of Houston Clear Lake

SQCC hosted Homeschool Student Group

SQCC hosted Jewish Primary Day School

Embassy Adoption Program EAP, Fourth Visit 2017

Visit of James Madison University Students

SQCC Welcomes Members from Geography Club

SQCC welcomed students from the Meade High-Middle School Arabic classes

Barrie School Visit

Boy Scouts of America at SQCC

Cultural Treasures from the Cave Shelters of Dhofar: Photographs of the Painted Rock Art

SQCC Launches Cultural Treasures from the Caves Shelters of Dhofar

SQCC Welcomes Students from Maryland International Day School

SQCC Participates in the Embassy Adoption Program EAP, Third Visit, 2017

SQCC Welcomes Hundreds at 5th Annual Winternational Embassy Showcase

SQCC Participates in the Embassy Adoption Program EAP, Second Visit, 2017

SQCC Participates at the 2016 NCSS Annual Conference

Health Care Across the Lifespan: Shared Lessons and Opportunities in Oman and the US

Omani Cultural Event at CSU, Long Beach

SQCC Hosts Annual Omani Cultural Evening

Farragut Fridays Painting in the Park

SQCC partnered with Golden Triangle BID's Farragut Fridays for painting majmars in Farragut Square.

Arab Festival Seattle

Fun time at the Arab Festival in Seattle! Omani cultural display and majmar painting workshop.

Embassy Open House

Academic WorldQuest National Competition

Oman Investment Opportunities Event

Special Libraries Association Event

SQCC Participates in the Embassy Adoption Program EAP, Second Visit

SQCC Hosts World Artists Experience Group

SQCC Visits Embassy Adoption Program Class

SQCC Executive Director Interviews Linda Funsch, Author of New Book, Oman Reborn

SQCC Participates in the Embassy Adoption Program EAP, First Visit

SQCC hosted members of the Young Professionals in International Affairs Group

SQCC participates at Winternational, the 4th Annual Embassy Showcase

NCSS Conference 2015

WVU Students Visit SQCC

Annual Conference 2015 Agriculture in Arid Areas

SALAM 2015

Pictures from the 2015 SALAM program in Manah, Oman

Omani Cultural Evening

June 4 event at SQCC featuring oud, calligraphy, henna, and more

Passport DC Open House

Around the World Embassy Tour

Arab Festival Orlando

SQCC Hosts Reception for ASTA Global Convention

SQCC Hosts Reception for ASTA Global Convention

Women of Oman: Changing Roles & Transnational Influence

November 2014 with Kennesaw State University

2014 Arab and Chaldean Festival

SQCC hosted a booth at the 43rd annual Arab and Chaldean Festival, held in Detroit, MI on August 2-3, 2014

Teen Arabic and Swahili Language and Culture Classes

Free Summer Teen Language & Cultural Workshops as part of the Connecting the Gems of the Indian Ocean: From Oman to East Africa project

SQCC Holds Flat Omani Workshop at DC Elementary School

SQCC staff participated in a multicultural fair at Garfield Elementary to introduce students to Oman!

SQCC Sponsors Majmar Workshop at Junior High School in Marion, NC

Majmar workshop for 7th graders

SALAM 2014

Pictures from the 2014 SALAM program in Manah, Oman.

Connecting the Gems of the Indian Ocean Gala

Smithsonian’s NMAfA hosted a gala dinner to kick-off multiyear programming series focusing on Oman and East Africa. This project, a collaborative endeavor by SQCC and NMAfA, is funded through a $1.8 million gift from the Sultanate of Oman.

World Premiere of Hamdan - Through the Gate of Tears

Hamdan: Through the Gate of Tears, a modern ballet celebrating one man’s journey from Oman to East Africa debut on April 11 and 12 at Howard University’s Cramton Auditorium. The ballet was choreographed by Ray Mercer, and performed by Howard University dancers and guest artists.

SQCC sends 10 Middle East outreach professionals to Oman for study tour

Ten Middle East outreach professionals explore Oman. See their gorgeous photos!

SQCC Sponsors Music Ensemble from the College of William and Mary to travel to Oman

Annual Conference 'Oman and the Indian Ocean: Interaction and Exchange'

On October 29th 2013, the conference "Oman and the Indian Ocean: Interaction and Exchange" was held at the University of Chicago. The event, co-sponsored by the Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center and the Center for Middle Eastern Studies at the University of Chicago, brought scholars from the U.S. and abroad together to share their knowledge on Oman and the Indian Ocean region.

NCSS Conference Photos

SQCC sent two staff members to the National Council for the Social Studies annual conference in order to promote the Indian Ocean in World History website.

SQCC Hosts High School Study Abroad Students

On September 18 the Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center hosted seven American high school students, soon to depart for an eight-month study abroad program in Muscat, Oman, for a presentation to introduce them to Oman's rich cultural heritage.

SQCC Hosts STARTALK Program Participants for Talk about Omani Culture

On July 12, 2013, SQCC hosted 50 students, instructors, and professors from the STARTALK: Launching Into Arabic Program.

2013 Arab and Chaldean Festival

Since its establishment in 1972, this annual festival has encouraged cross-cultural exchange through the celebration of diverse cultures within the Arab and Chaldean community.
May 19, 2018
SQCC at DCPS World Languages Festival

May 12, 2018
SQCC Congratulates inaugural cohort for their Participation in Arabic Children’s Program

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