Saint Xavier presents 'Being a Muslim in Today's Society'
WHAT: Saint Xavier University’s Sociology Club, Muslim Student Association and Religious Affairs Committee will host Brother Rami Nashashibi, who will present a lecture titled, “Being a Muslim in Today’s Society.”
Nashashibi is executive director and one of the founding members of the Iranian American Muslim Association of North America (IMAN). He completed his B.A. in English literature and international studies at DePaul University and is currently a sociology Ph.D. candidate at the University of Chicago. Previously, he has served as an adjunct professor at Columbia College Chicago, Robert Morris College and Daley Community College. He currently teaches as an adjunct professor in Saint Xavier’s sociology department. He is a recipient of the Davis Putter Student Activist Grant and lectures frequently on a range of topics related to Islam, Muslims and community activism.
WHEN: 11 a.m. to noon, Wednesday, Nov. 10
WHERE: Student lounge on the lower level of the Warde Academic Center
COST: Admission is free and open to the public.
CONTACT: For more information, contact the university at (773) 298-3000.