The American Corner of Abu Dhabi City, hosted Dr. Saleh Alnusairat, Director of the University Foundation Program on Monday 21 April 2014. His presentation titled “American Media; A Muslim World Perspective” highlighted the role of media in shaping the public opinion and the impact on knowing the “Other.” In addition, Dr. Alnusairat surveyed the historical relations between the Muslim World and the West. He focused on how extremists from both sides took advantage of certain events to pollute the relationships between Muslims and Western world. He suggested ways to avoid developing stereotypes about each other and improve relations through dialogue and interaction. The event was attended by around 50 students and faculty. On behalf of the American Corner, Dr. Rafik Alsaqaff, American Corner Committee member, presented the guest lecturer with a token of appreciation.