Media Relations Workshop: Promoting Accurate Representation of Muslims

03 Oct 2015


Join us to learn how to effectively communicate with the media in a way that represents the positive presence of Muslims in US society! This workshop will benefit all in a position to be interviewed by the media, or to contribute to the media (TV, Radio, Print, Web, Wire Services) as officials or as individual community members who have a voice that they want to be heard.

-Identifying opportunities
-Do’s & Don’ts
-Key players
-Effectively presenting issues
-Understanding journalists
-Special techniques

Guest Trainer, Brother Ibrahim Hooper is CAIR National’s Communication Director. He holds a bachelor’s degree in history and a master’s of art in journalism and mass communication. Hooper has been with CAIR since its founding in 1994. As CAIR’s spokesman he appears frequently on national and international television programs to offer an Islamic perspective on current events or debate controversial issues.

Brunch served – Event is Free, but please REGISTER at

Event Date: 
Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 9:00am
Sponsored By: 
Council on American Islamic Relations - Pittsburgh
MCCGP 233 Seaman Ln, Monroeville, PA 15146
Target Audience: 
Community Organization
General Public
Higher Education
Presenter Type: 
Visiting Scholar/Faculty