Alumna Addresses President Obama’s Cairo Speech on NPR

Zaina Arafat (MIA ’09) was a guest on National Public Radio, reacting to President Barack Obama’s address in Cairo, Egypt entitled “A New Beginning.” Arafat, a native of the West Bank, said “I thought President Obama … showed a deep understanding and respect for Muslims. As a woman, I was pleased to hear him address women’s access to education in the Muslim world.”

You can listen to the 17:55 segment on the NPR Web site.