Tun Abdul Razak Chair To Ohio University Discusses Time In Athens

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Updated Tue, Feb 11, 2014 5:30 pm
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L-R Kelee Riesbeck, Dr. Habibah Ashari
Kelee Riesbeck talks with Dr. Habibah Ashari

Host Kelee Riesbeck sits down with Dr. Habibah Ashari, holder of the Tun Abdul Razak Chair at Ohio University.

The Tun Abdul Razak Chair, named for the second prime minister to Malaysia, is the first university chair in the nation to have full support from a foreign country. It has created a stable link between American students and professionals and Malaysian students and professionals, with means to create a cultural understanding and provide better educational opportunities between the two countries.

As the 14th chairholder, Dr. Ashari took her place summer of 2011 at Ohio University.

 

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