Summer 2015 FLAS Fellow, Institute for Languages of the Muslim World (UIUC)
Language: Arabic (4+ years)
Bara Saadah is majoring in Bioengineering and pursuing a minor in Arabic Studies. Currently, he is a member of the Biomedical Engineering Society(BMES) and the Muslim Student Association. Bara hopes to use what he learns from Bioengineering to become a doctor and provide medical assistance in Arab countries of dire need. His dream is to become an ambassador from the West to the Arab world, building bridges between people of different cultures and languages to solve global issues.