A Teaching Network Brings Arabic to the Heartland

Khalil Mazraawi, Agence France-Presse, for The Chronicle

Jeremy Fowler, an American doctor who studied Arabic through the U.S. Arabic Distance Learning Network while a student at Montana State U., tends to a patient at a clinic in Jordan.
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As a student at Montana State University more than 10 years ago, Jeremy Fowler decided to take Arabic, a language he was only dimly aware of and was surprised to learn was available to him. Today he is a doctor, using his Arabic to treat impoverished...

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