Tag: islamophobia

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Panel on Islamophobia: failure of the ivory tower

The Institute for Global Citizenship recently held a panel discussion titled “Islamophobia and the Challenge to Civic Life in America,” co-sponsored by the President’s Office, Provost’s Office, International Studies, Sociology, Anthropology, American Studies, Religious Studies and Political Science. Not included was the Center for Religious and Spiritual Life, whose chaplains are central to conversations concerning…

Macalester participates in college based anti-Islamophobia webinar
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Macalester participates in college based anti-Islamophobia webinar

On Wednesday, Feb. 17, during the lunch hour, students, faculty and staff gathered in Davis Court for a webinar on how colleges campuses can respond to Islamophobic behavior. The webinar was hosted by the Interfaith Youth Core (IFYC), a nonprofit focused on religious pluralism which frames students as leaders and college campuses as models of…