2006 SUTA Reunion- Visa Revocation

For the 2006 SUTA Reunion in Santa Clara, California, US Consulates have cooperated, and to our delight, issued more than 160 visas to participants coming from Iran. But just before the Reunion these visas were canceled without notice. Participants arriving for Reunion were detained at the airport, interrogated, photographed, hand cuffed, and transported in security


Hojabri’s Speech: Recognizing Dr. Mojtahedi at Stanford

Recognition of Dr. Mojtahedi at Stanford   Ladies and Gentlemen:  Our last recognition this evening goes to these two noblemen who could not be here with us tonight. In fact given the circumstances, we did not even ask them to join. Nonetheless their spirit is hard to miss around here as their vision and dedication touched


House of Iran

خانه ایران در سن دیگو خانه ایران در بخش کلبه های بین المللی پارک بلبوا در سن دیگو ساخته شده است. خانه ایران در سال 1370 به ابتکار خانم ریتا بغیری تاسیس شد و ایشان  تا پایان سال 1374 نخستین رئیس خانه ایران بودند. شهر سن دیگو در سال 1375 با ساختن خانه ایران در پارک بلبوا موافقت کرد و بدنبال آن در سال


A made-up Translation of Cyrus Cylinder

Rahavard will correct the translation of Cyrus Cylinder Date 1/9/2014 From:  Sholeh Shams To: Thank you Dr. Hojabri We will correct this in the next issue of Rahavard. Ba Mehr Sholeh Sholeh Shams Shahbaz Rahavard Quarterly Persian Journal of Iranian Studies Tel: 1-424 – 273 – 1733 Fax: 1-424 – 273 – 1734


History of Cyrus Cylinder by A. J. Cave

The Crown Jewel      A.J. Cave, an Iranian-American novelist has written 5 very interesting articles about History of Cyrus Cylinder. She has pulled together these articles in an e-Book that can be downloaded for free:   Ms. Cave is an Associate Member Member of Sharif University of Technology Association (SUTA).   The last day of the ground-breaking


Persian Language Online

Dear Friends: The Persian Language Foundation, a UK-registered non-profit organization, founded by Dr. Ali Sattaripour, has created a free, online Persian language-learning resource. The website: uses multimedia to offer a truly useful tool for the English-speakers interested in learning the Persian language. This website is a work in progress, with the first level for absolute beginners complete. It will


Cyrus Cylinder Tour of USA

Cyrus Cylinder Tour of USA Dear Fredun, As you are aware, Cyrus Cylinder has been sent to USA to be exhibited in 5 cities, starting in March in Washington DC. The last Exhibition is in October/ November at Getty Museum in Los Angeles.  The tour is sponsored by the British Museum, Iran Heritage Foundation (IHF), and


Letter of Iranian University Professors to President- Elect-Rohani

بسمه تعالي جناب آقاي دکتر روحاني رئيس جمهور منتخب ملت ايران با سلام و احترام؛ انتخاب شايسته و غرور آفرين حضرتعالي را توسط مردم حماسه ساز اين سرزمين که ديوارهاي نااميدي را با تدبير واميد فروريخت تبريک می گوییم.  نقش بي بديل دانشگاه ها و مؤسسات آموزش عالي در توسعه علم و تکنولوژي، تامين و


Nowruz Message 2013

Happy Nowruz با بهترین آزوها برای یک سال پر از شادی – تندرستي و پيروزي براي شما و مردم کشورمان فریدون و هدي هژبری زندگی یک نبردِ پایان ناپذیر است – تنها ضامنِ استقامت برای پیروزی، امید است (بر آب و آتش)  


Fundraising for Iranian Children

Use this link to donate : Dear Dr. Hojabri, Hope you and your family are fine, I met you in Sweden gathering in 2004. I am not a Sharif Alumni but daughter of two of them who respect and love you always: Ms. Najibeh Afsharfar, and Mr. Hossein Jafari who left us on