Feb 2021

25 Feb 2021

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American Muslim Voters: Also not a Monolith

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
online
Sponsored By: 
Ali Vural Ak Center for Global Islamic Studies, George Mason University

Announced by the University of Pittsburgh
Youssef Chouhoud
(Christopher Newport University)

Moderator:
Ahmet Selim Tekelioğlu
(George Mason University)

Contact: 
avacgis@gmu.edu

25 Feb 2021

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Book talk: "The File: Origins of the Munich Massacre"

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 12:00pm to Friday, February 26, 2021 - 1:00pm
online
Sponsored By: 
Center for Middle Eastern Studies, Harvard University

Announced by the University of Pittsburgh

Contact: 
elizabethflanagan@fas.harvard.edu

25 Feb 2021

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The Rohingya Crisis: in Light of the Coup

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
online
Sponsored By: 
Prince Alwaheed bin Talal Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding

Announced by the University of Pittsburgh

25 Feb 2021

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Teaching about the Middle East: Teaching Middle East History in World History

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
online
Sponsored By: 
Middle East Studies at Duke University-The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and at the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor.

This series offers five interactive sessions between January and May 2021, featuring resources and strategies for teaching about the Middle East relevant to both in-person and virtual teaching for Grades 6-12 and community colleges.

All events occur on Thursdays, 5:00 - 6:30 p.m. Eastern Time

25 Feb 2021

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They Syrian Civil War: An Online Workshop

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 6:00pm to 9:15pm
online
Sponsored By: 
Choices Program, Brown University

Hosted by Choices Program, Brown University

The first part of this online workshop will focus on the lessons, readings, and videos in the Choices Program’s The Syrian Civil War unit, which is provided. Participants are asked to come to the workshop having read the curriculum unit.

The last hour of the workshop will feature an interactive panel discussion with members of DACOR who were involved in efforts to resolve the Syrian Civil War.

Workshop fee: $20, non refundable.

25 Feb 2021

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Deliberative Dialogue Series Lessons of activism from Malcolm X

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
online
Sponsored By: 
Pitt Alumni Association and the Muslim Alumni Network

Deliberative Dialogue Series
Lessons of activism from Malcolm X

Hosted by the Pitt Alumni Association and the Muslim Alumni Network

Contact: 
Jason Kane jasonkane@pitt.edu

26 Feb 2021

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Injustice and Inequality: Islamic Call to Activism

Friday, February 26, 2021 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
online
Sponsored By: 
CAIR Pgh, Muslim Women's Association of Pittsburgh, Islamic Center of Pittsburgh

Presentation on Feb 26th include
Imam Naeem: Historical Presentation
Imam Amro: Theological Presentation
Discussion with Q&A to follow

27 Feb 2021

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Islamophobia Confronting A Global Challange

Saturday, February 27, 2021 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm
online
Sponsored By: 
Islamophobia Studies Center, University of California Berkley

Announced by the University of Pittsburgh, Not sponsored.

Event begins at 6:30 PM PST

Sponsored by the Islamophobia Center, Berkley CA

Speakers include
Dalia Fahmy, Rutgers University
Salam Sayyid, University of Leeds
Nihad Awad, CAIR
Linda Sarour, Political Activist
Omar Suleiman, Yaqeen Institute
Hatem Basan, Zaytuna College
Jasmin Zine London University
Altaf Hussain, Yaqeen Institute

Contact: 
hbazian@zaytuna.edu

27 Feb 2021

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Part II: Injustice and Inequality: Islamic Call to Activism

Saturday, February 27, 2021 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
online
Sponsored By: 
CAIR Pgh, Muslim Women's Association of Pittsburgh, Islamic Center of Pittsburgh

Br. Rashad Byrdsong to present on Social Injustice and Activism
Sr. Tammy Thompson to present on Economic Injustice and Activism

Register here:
https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwucuqopjItH9Kv89nfZsR68hGCk5VCgTAv

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