Education

The first public school in the country to require a world religions course

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By Joseph Laycock The following is reprinted with permission from Religion Dispatches. Follow RD on Facebook or Twitter for daily updates. We are a nation of religious illite

Duke University Allows Friday Adhan

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By OnIslam and News Agencies Ibrahim Saber with the Duke Muslim Students’ Association rehearses the traditional Muslim call-o-prayer from

College Grads Still Earn a Premium — If They Can Find A Good Job

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By Robert Reich The early admissions deadlines for universities across the country have come and gone, and acceptance letters are on their way. With the cost of a four-year coll

122 Student Achievers in India Medal at AFMI Convention

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By Nurul Laskar TMO Contributing Writer Dr. Raheman S Nakadar, Founder Trustee AFMI (and publisher of TMO) addressing the 23rd Annual AF

Turkey Plans to Establish an Islamic University with a Broader Muslim Curriculum

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By Michael Kaplan Religion News Service   Istanbul -  As Turkey’s political and economic influence rises across the Muslim worl

Illinois Mom Converts to Islam, Makes Hajj

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Huffington Post Editor’s note:  This article originally appeared in the Huffington Post. Kristin Szremski is a 53-year-old mom from Palo Hills, Illinois. Born into a Missou

This Country Just Abolished College Tuition Fees

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By Joaquim Moreira Salles  Editor’s note:  Joaquim is an intern at ThinkProgress, his opinions are his own. German Chancellor Angela Merkel with college

Dr. Syed Ali Jafar among most influential scientific minds

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Dr.Syed Ali Jafar, professor of engineering and computer science at University of California (Irvine), was recognized recently by Sciencewatch among the World’s Most Influen

Northwest Suburban College Gets Accreditation

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By Dr. Azhar Quader Northwest Suburban College The amazing story of a little known college in Chicago, started by Muslims, t

Amer Ahmed joins Swarthmore

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Amer Ahmed has joined  Swarthmore College  as the new dean of the sophomore class and director of the Intercultural Center (IC). He was previously associate director of t