Announcements

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City of Asylum annually honors an international writer or artist who has overcome efforts to limit their creative freedom. This year they will honor Iranian singer and songwriter Mahsah Vahdat, a renowned world music performer and vocal advocate for freedom of expression for musicans and composers. Mahsa left her native Iran because of the restrictions placed on female performers by the Iranian government.

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A body of resources for Interfaith Leaders, Community Educators + Allies created by Institute for Social Policy and Understanding (ISPU). Handouts, video's etc

This toolkit offers those of all faiths and no faith working to educate their communities about Americans who are Muslim resources to strengthen their work. On this page, you’ll find educational handouts and videos, relevant research, and useful reports and articles to empower you take what you learn and share that knowledge with those who need it most.

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Educators and librarians are invited for dinner and book discussion on October 18, 2019 at Seton Hill University
5 PM Dinner
6 PM Book Discussion

The Bible and the Qur'an: Biblical Figures in the Islamic Tradition by John Kaltner and Younus Mirza

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"Muslims in America are in the public spotlight. As a result, the demand for information and analysis on Muslims and Islam in the United States has risen. ISPU, conduct objectives, solution-seeking research that empowers American Muslims to develop their community and fully contribute to democracy and pluralism in the United States. It is our hope that these materials will allow a host of interested parties to do the same.

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Community Eid Al Adha Celebration. Food, Bazaar, Games!

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A Multi-Media Exhibit by artist Saihou Njie, durining from August 24 - September 21, 2019 at Few of a Kind Store

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Created by Dr. David Graizbord (University of Arizona professor of Judaic Studies). "A great account of the Jews of medieval Spain"

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Created by Dr. R. Brooks Jeffery (University of Arizona professor of Architecture): "An interesting account of Islamic cultural influence on Span AND on Latin America (with lots of photos to illustrate it)"

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Created by Aaron Graybill (University of Arizona graduate student in Middle Eastern and North African Studies) "An excellent general introduction to Morocco"

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Council of American Overseas Research Centers (CAORC) is presenting three FULLY-FUNDED Faculty Development Seminars for community college and MSI faculty.
-"Diversity, Religion, and Migration in West Africa" will take place in Senegal from January 6-22, 2020 (application deadline: September 30, 2019).
- "Jordan: Sustainability at the Margins" will run from January 2-17 (Application deadline: October 4).
-"Exploring Urban Sustainability through India's Cities" will go from December 26-January 10 (application deadline: September 16).

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