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ATCS – About Us

ATCS – About Us

The Arabic Teachers Council of the South is an umbrella organization for K16 Arabic teachers and stakeholders interested in Arabic language and culture. Our mission is to strengthen the capacity of Arabic educators, build community, expand programming, and pave new paths for 21st century Arabic assessment, curriculum, experiential learning, and pedagogy. How does the Arabic […]

8/28 – Alif Community Day @ Atlanta United!

8/28 – Alif Community Day @ Atlanta United!

Atlanta United FC vs. Nashville SCSaturday, August 28th at 3:30 pmMercedes-Benz Stadium We are pleased to announce that we have purchased 150 group tickets for our Community Day at the Atlanta United game on Saturday, August 28 at Mercedes-Benz Stadium! Enjoy the excitement and fun of an Atlanta United game as a community! All tickets […]

Celebrating Two Distinguished Arab American Lives: Mary Zumot and Paulette Hatoun 

Celebrating Two Distinguished Arab American Lives: Mary Zumot and Paulette Hatoun 

 In January, we were all saddened to hear of the passing of two Arab American women who left their marks on the Atlanta Arab American  community, Dr. Mary Zumot and Mrs. Paulette Hatoun. In honor of Arab American Heritage Month, we look back to the foundation of our community to celebrate the lives of these […]

4/25 – Iftar Under the Stars

4/25 – Iftar Under the Stars

Sunday, April 257:30 PMAt Alif Institute $35/$40 for non-members $15 for students (Ages 13+) A socially-distant, in-person event. Seating is limited. Click Here to Register or Sponsor! Program Description Join Alif Institute for a fun, engaging, and delicious iftar celebrating the poetry of Mahmoud Darwish. A giant among contemporary Arab poets, Mahmoud Darwish won numerous awards […]

Alif Good News: Spring Food Drive Benefiting Noor Family Services

Alif Good News: Spring Food Drive Benefiting Noor Family Services

In honor of Arab Mother’s Day, Lent/Easter, and Ramadan, Alif Institute will be accepting non-perishable food and personal hygiene items on behalf of Noor Family Services. In 2018, Alif was proud to recognize Noor Family Services (NFS) with an Arab American High-Achievers (AAHA) Award for their success in delivering their mission to provide free legal […]

Spring Poetry Series

Spring Poetry Series

Session IQur’anic Era Poetry March 18, 25, & April 1, 8Thursdays, 7 pm – 9 pm4 sessions, 2 hours/session Session IIUmayyad Era Poetry May 19, 26 & June 2, 9Wednesdays, 7 pm – 9 pm4 sessions, 2 hours/session Each four-class session is $110/$130 for non-members. All classes are conducted virtually, via Zoom. Intermediate to advanced level […]

Spring Arabic Cooking Series

Spring Arabic Cooking Series

Join us this spring for some cooking fun!Classes will be held in-person at Alif Institute.Masks and social distancing are required. Saturdays, February – April Cost per class:$30 per person/$25 for membersCouples/pairs (sharing one spot) – $50 / $45 for membersSign up for three classes and receive a free country mug! Click Here to Register for […]

Fall Back Into Alif – 2020 Social Series

Fall Back Into Alif – 2020 Social Series

Reserve your ticket or sponsorship today! In-person, socially distant*, fall fun for everyone! Get outside and enjoy good weather, fun activities, and connect with community!Attend one, or all! Spaces are limited so please reserve now!Sponsorship packages are available. Please see below for more details. *Please note that masks and social distance will be required at […]

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