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[PHOTO STORY] Student clubs collaborate for self defense training

HerSpace co-presidents Adelia Bergner and Nitya Thakkar practice the

Isabel Gisser, Production Manager

April 18, 2019

Her Space, Peer Helpers, Intercultural Club, Muslim Students Alliance, and Rainbow Connection co-hosted Not Me! on April 17.

MSA hosts third annual Hijab Day

US history teacher Molly Ward and junior Elea Besse go over her history agenda in a hijab. This is the third annual Hijab Day organized by the Muslim Student Alliance.

Tristan Hitchens-Brookins, Staff Writer

February 1, 2018

MSA planned the third annual hijab day in the SPA community; they handed out hijabs and sticks for students to show their support.

Muslim Student Alliance speakers recount experiences with hijab

MSA president Iya Abdulkarim and vice president Mashal Naqvi facilitated a Q&A with speakers Tamara Gray and Lori Saroya. This event precludes Hijab Day, which will take place Feb. 1.

Jasper Green, The Rubicon Editor

January 26, 2018

Islamic Scholar, educator, and community activist Tamara Gray and founder of the CAIR Minnesota Lori Saroya engaged students in a Q&A on Jan. 25.

QUIZ: How much do you know about the hijab?

Members of Muslim Student Alliance help female students pin hijab on Feb. 1 for International Hijab Day.

Amodhya Samarakoon, RubicOnline Creative Design Manager

January 31, 2017

With Hijab Day coming up, it's important to understand this aspect of Islam that's important to a lot of women in the school community and across the globe.

MSA speaker informs students about Islamic culture

MSA hosted Christina Ferdous on Sept. 28 in Bigelow Commons to speak about Eid-ul-Fitr, Eid-ul-Adha and her experience as being a Muslim who wasn't raised in a Muslim household.

Mimi Geller, RubicOnline Editor

September 30, 2016

MSA hosted a Christina Ferdous on Sept. 28 who spoke about Eid-ul-Adha, Eid-ul-Fitr and her experiences of being a Muslim woman.

Students and teachers march against Islamaphobia

MSA members, teachers and other SPA students march and hold signs to protest  against Islamophobia.

Isabel Saavedra-Weis, RubicOnline Editor

September 26, 2016

"No Trump, no KKK, no racist USA!" Anyone between May Day Books and the Republican Headquarters on Saturday the 17th would have most likely heard coming from the streets. Muslim Students Alliance, or MSA, a school club made last year took part in the march this year, and opened the opportunity to...

New students check out what Thursdays have to offer at Clubs Fair

Leaders from the IT Club let prospective members know that they'll work to make the community more tech-savvy this year.

Lauren Boettcher, Social Media Manager

September 16, 2016

The clubs fair is put on in the gymnasium every year and is an opportunity for freshman to try student groups.