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USC professor talks submission to God in Discover Islam Week keynote

Preston R. Michelson, Reporter

March 2, 2014

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...

Muslim student group hosts discussion on mental health

Ally Mutnick, Reporter

May 2, 2013

Professor and local religious scholar Omer Mozaffar discussed mental health in the context of Islam on Thursday, noting its lack of recognition in the Muslim culture and the importance of love and nourishment in fighting depression. Mozaffar,...