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A Muslim on election night

November 10, 2016

Inviting Ahmed Mohamed to White House sends strong message against Islamaphobia

By Steven Gillard

September 21, 2015

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

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...

Letter to the editor

April 29, 2013

To the editor: Viewing clear photos of the Boston Marathon attack suspects made me happy and relieved about their appearance. Why? After the Muslim prayer was not heard, ‘God please let them not be Muslim; God please let...

Muslims at UMass recount experiences in wake of 9/11

By Nancy Pierce

September 9, 2011

Daily Collegian - Sept. 9, 2011 | Daily Collegian - Sept. 12, 2001 Ten years ago, America experienced a surreal terrorist attack on one of the nation’s most beloved cities. It was found to be that al-Qaeda, a Sunni M...

White House speaks to university journalists about Muslim Communities across America

By Sara Jackson

November 8, 2010

Farah Pandith, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s Special Representative to Muslim Communities, participated in a conference call with university journalists across the country last Thursday.  Pandith, who often focuses...