MESC is your place for community.

MESC is your central place of community, inclusion and celebration of the Middle Eastern culture. We promote respect by encouraging educational dialogue to break down barriers and shine a light on topics related to the Middle East. We are here to help you reach your goals, meet new friends, provide internship and job opportunities, and help you become a leader. Welcome to the MESC family!


PEER Mentorship Social

Enjoy icebreakers, games, food, drinks and great company. Come meet the PEER mentors.



Cook with Me

Learn how to make unique and delicious Middle Eastern food with a pro. Please arrive early, space is limited.



True Life: I Lived in the Middle East

Listen and ask questions to a diverse panel of UCR undergraduates who have lived in the Middle East. Learn about their unique experiences and memories.