As soon as you declare Middle Eastern Studies Program (MESP) as your major or minor, you should contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., Director of MESP, to make an initial advising appointment. Prof. Mikdashi will help you plan your coursework and discuss with you additional opportunities that, while not required, could enhance your experience in completing the MESP minor, such as internships and study abroad.