Islam Awareness Week: Muslim Activism & Advocacy - April 8th - April 12th

Islam Awareness Week will consist of seven events running from Monday, April 8th through Friday April 12th.  These events will include:

  • Our Keynote Speaker, Isra Chaker from Oxfam America, discussing "Finding One's Purporse in the Trump Era".  Monday, April 8th at 5:00 pm in Kelly Commons 4C.
  • An art exhibit featuring student submitted art centered around the Muslim American Identity.  Tuesday, April 9th at 3:30 pm in Kelly Commons 4C.
  • A film screening of Sultan & the Saint followed by a discussion with our Muslm Chaplain and Father Tom.  Wednesday, April 10th at 55:00 pm in the Multicultural Center.
  • Our second speaker for the week, Khalid Latif of ICNYU, discussing advocacy in the digital age.  Thursday, April 11th at 5:00 pm in Kelly Commons 4C.
  • A Dining for Women segment on Afghanistan & the Razia's Ray of Hope Foundation.  Thursday, April 11th at 7:00 pm in Kelly Commons 4C.
  • And finally, ending the week with an Interfaith Jummah Prayer with Imam Samer Already, Father Thomas Franks, and Rabbi Linda Shriner Cahn.  The Interfaith Jummah Prayer will begin at 1:00 pm in Kelly Commons 4C.
  • Following the Interfaith Jummah Prayer, at 2:30 we will walk over to the Quadrangle and have a vigil for victims of hate crimes focusing on the lives lost in the New Zealand attacks.

If you have any questions/concerns, feel free to email us at muslimclub@manhattan.edu.

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