Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Inviting Ahmed Mohamed to White House sends strong message against Islamaphobia

By Steven Gillard

September 21, 2015

Filed under Opinion, Scrolling Headlines

Last Monday, a 14-year-old student, Ahmed Mohamed, was arrested at his school in Irving, Texas for bringing a clock to school that looked like a bomb. The charges were subsequently dropped, and while Mohamed was generally met...

Ahmed Without His Clock: Standing in solidarity with Ahmed is important to counteract Islamaphobia

By Alisina Saee-Nazari

September 21, 2015

Filed under Columns, News, Opinion, Scrolling Headlines

Ahmed Mohamed, a 14-year-old Muslim student, was arrested at school on Sept. 14 for building a clock which was mistaken for a bomb by his English teacher. A son of Sudanese immigrants, Mohamed brought his homemade clock to...