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Video Alert – Mubarak steps down; SXU professor's same-day reaction

Prof. Hamdi Yasin discusses historic day's events and broader context for the Middle East

Watch SXU Adjunct Professor of Middle Eastern Studies Hamdi Yasin discuss Egypt’s historic developments, resulting in President Hosni Mubarak stepping down after weeks of protest. Assistant Director of Media Relations Rick Ducat interviewed Prof. Yasin.

Yasin, native of Jordan, holds a master’s degree in media studies and previously worked as chief editor of Info2Cell. He teaches courses on Arabic language, cultural anthropology, and media, conflict and pop culture in the Middle East at SXU. He also teaches courses on Arabic media and language at DePaul University.