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Muslim-Americans absent from White House iftar

Trump hosted the 2019 iftar dinner alongside his wife, Melania Trump.

Harper Lux, Staff Writer

May 21, 2019

Muslim-American organizations were excluded from the White House iftar dinner held in celebration of the Islamic holy month, Ramadan.

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.

QUIZ: How much do you know about Eid al-Adha?

Senior Sarah Murad decorates her hand with henna on Eid al-Adha.

Amodhya Samarakoon, RubicOnline Creative Design Manager

September 12, 2016

Eid al-Adha, the holiest Islam holiday, begins at the first sighting of the new moon.