Islam Awareness Week
The Muslim Student Association is hosting Islam Awareness Week with a photo exhibit in Kalmanovitz Hall and several other opportunities to learn about the religion of Islam.
Tuesday | 11:45 a.m. | Cowell Hall 107
At this Event Alauddin Al-Bakri will give a brief lecture on how Islam is not just a religion, but also a way of life. This is geared towards the part of the USF community who has little to no knowledge about Islam.
Black Muslims: History and Achievements
Wednesday | 7:00 p.m. | Maier Room, Fromm Hall
At this event, Usama Canon will talk about one of the largest community of Muslims-African Americans. Many people do not know the legacy of Islam in Black history and their contributions to Muslim society.
Thursday | 7:00 p.m. | UC 402/403
At this event, Zahra Billoo will be discussing the new campaign by CAIR about Jihad and what it means to Muslims. She will be addressing the misconceptions around the world and how it actually is a part of Muslim’s every day lives.
Jummah Under the Sun
Friday | 1:30 p.m. | UC 4th Floor Lounge
This is the Friday prayer that will be held outside with Munir Qtaish giving the sermon. We are adding something new this year—after the prayer will be screening a movie and having lunch and allow everyone to socialize.
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If you are a person with disability who needs reasonable accommodations for this event, please contact Student Disability Services at 415.422.2613 at least five days prior to the event. Please know that some accommodations (e.g. sign language, interpreting, realtime captioning) may take longer than five days to arrange.