UT student organization hosts Islam Awareness Week

March 16, 2015 | Events, UToday
By Aimee Portala

The University of Toledo’s Muslim Students Association is hosting events in recognition of Islam Awareness Week Monday through Friday, March 16-20.

Islam Awarenes Week Main FlyerThis year’s theme is “From Darkness to Light: Understanding Islam From the Voice of Muslims.”

Events for the week, listed by date, include:

Monday, March 16

• Muslim Students Association Culture Day, noon-4 p.m., Student Union Ingman Room.

• Misconceptions of Religion Forum, 4-5 p.m., University Hall Room 4700.

Tuesday, March 17

• Converts in America, 4-6 p.m., Memorial Field House Room 1030.

Wednesday, March 18

• Ask-A-Muslim, noon-2 p.m., Student Union Table A; 3-4 p.m., Student Union Room 2591

Thursday, March 19

• How Do I Look in Hijab, noon-2 p.m., Student Union Table A.

• Women in Islam, 4-6 p.m., Memorial Field House Room 1030.

Friday, March 20

• Jummah (Prayer) on Campus, 1:30-2 p.m., Student Union Room 2592, followed by a potluck, 2-3 p.m.

The Muslim Students Association works to meet the needs of Muslim students on campus and provides information on Islam to the UT community.