Cultural and Educational News



2019-2020 Scholarship Recipients


Iran Arbabi Scholarship Awardees For 2019-2020 Academic Year Iran Cultural and Educational Center (ICEC) is pleased to announce that, with a donation received from National University of Iran Alumni, it was able to increase the number of Iran Arbabi Scholarship recipients for the 2019-20 academic year. A panel of independent experts, appointed by the ICEC […]

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ICEC Alumni-Yosmin Badie


Yosi Badie graduated cum laude from The University of Maryland with a major in Economics and Government & Politics, and a minor in Mathematics. As a daughter of Iranian immigrants, she served as the President of the Iranian Students’ Foundation, where she focused on building community amongst fellow Iranian-American students and connecting to the greater Iranian community. Upon […]

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NCWIT Award


The National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT) is a national non-profit organization that works to increase the amount of women and girls in computing. Recently, Auva Amirmokri, teacher’s assistant for the 5th grade class, received a Maryland Affiliate award through this organization. She was invited to the University of Maryland, where she was […]

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2019 Picture Day


   ١١ مه ٢٠١٩ روز عکس خانواده های گرامی   برای ماندگاری یاد روزهای شیرین کلاس های آموزش زبان فارسی دراندیشه کودکان دلبندمان، امسال نیز مانند  سال های پیش مرکز فرهنگی و آموزشی ایران، در روز شنبه ١١ مه ٢٠١٩   شماری عکس گروهی از هر کلاس و نیز یک عکس از تمام دانش آموزان مرکزتهیه خواهد کرد   […]

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Roshan Institute- Celebration of Nowruz


In Celebration of Nowruz, Professor John Renard, Professor of Theological Studies at Saint Louis University gives a presentation on “A Life in miniatures: Visual Hagiography of Rumi” The event will take place on Sunday, April 7th from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm at H.J. Patterson Atrium at the University of Maryland, More information and Link   […]

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Nowruz Message


Dear Friends, Your collective work, high expectations, meticulous planning throughout the months leading to the event, and perfect coordination of backstage and onstage resulted in a magical evening that left us all in awe.  It resembled a painting where parts gradually meld to become a colorful whole, a masterpiece we don’t want to leave behind. On […]

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Census 2020


It is time to get counted.  Next census will be on April 1st 2020.  Please follow the Montgomery County link for more information: Census 2020

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Donations


Dear Friends of Iran Cultural and Educational Center, In the spirit of this giving season, if you plan to donate to some cause, you may wish to consider donations that benefit a Persian cultural or educational activity. There are a number of such organizations that are active and registered as non-profit organization in the Washington […]

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Introducing Persian Dance Troupe (PDT) instructors


  Tara Manzari My name is Tara Manzari, I’m 19 years old and I’ll be a sophomore at UMBC for the 2018-2019 school year. I’m currently studying biochemistry and music with plans to go on to medical school. I love Persian dance and am both honored and excited to be working alongside Elica jaan this […]

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2018-2019 Iran Arbabi Scholarship


Iran Cultural and Educational Center Iran Arbabi Scholarship Program 2018-2019 Academic Year   Introduction The Iran Cultural and Educational Center (ICEC) was established in 1989.  ICEC’s mission is to create a nurturing environment that strengthens the sense of connection, pride and appreciation of Iranian culture, heritage and history. On the occasion of its 25th Anniversary […]

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