Dean Stavridis' Monthly Video Series

Dean's Video: September 2014: Dean Stavridis Welcomes Dina Dara Miren, F16 candidate, to The Fletcher School

In this month's video report, Admiral James Stavridis, Dean of The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University, had the chance to sit down with incoming student Dina Dara Miren, F16 candidate, who joined the Master of Arts in Law and Diplomacy (MALD) degree program at Fletcher. Dina is a Class of 2014 Valedictorian of the American University of Iraq, Sulaimani and hails from Kurdistan in Iraq.

As the 2014-15 academic year got underway, Dean Stavridis welcomed Dina and rest of the Class of 2016 to The Fletcher School. They discussed Dina's reasons to study at The Fletcher School, her academic interests in Kurdish foreign affairs, and cultural diversity at Blakeley Hall, the residential block that houses about 80 Fletcher students.