Sam Kigar successfully defended his dissertation February 2, 2018. His committee was co-chaired by Dr. Ebrahim Moosa and Dr. David Morgan, and committee members were Dr. Mona Hassan, Dr. Cemil Aydin (UNC-CH) & Dr. Winnifred Sullivan (Indiana U, Bloomington). Sam's dissertation topic was "lslamic Land: Muslim Genealogies of Territorial Sovereignty in Modern MoroCco, c. 1900-1990." Congratulations to Sam!