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Sainati: Coping with religious exclusivism

Leo Sainati, Assistant Opinion Editor

January 16, 2018

Filed under Columns, Opinion

A few weeks ago, I had dinner with a staff member from a prominent campus Christian organization. After an amicable first few minutes, I was told after a few questions that because I was Jewish, I couldn’t have a real connection...

McSA speakers discuss faith, social activism

Shane McKeon, Reporter

November 7, 2014

Filed under Campus, Speakers

About 150 people filled Harris Hall on Thursday night for the Muslim-cultural Student Association’s fall speaker event, during which two guest lecturers discussed the overlap between social justice and faith. The event...

USC professor talks submission to God in Discover Islam Week keynote

Preston R. Michelson, Reporter

March 2, 2014

Filed under Campus, Events, Latest Stories, Speakers, Student Groups

A University of Southern California professor and Islamic scholar spoke Friday night about Islam in the age of modernity in front of a packed room in Harris Hall.   The keynote address, titled “Submission and Agency in the A...

Constitutional design colloquium brings together experts on Muslim world

Maddie Elkins, Reporter

October 3, 2013

Filed under Academic, Campus

A Northwestern School of Law colloquium series on constitutional law in the Muslim world is convening leading scholars to bring a deeper and more nuanced understanding of constitutional design in the region. The series was...