Ivy Muslims

DATE & LOCATION

Yale hosted the 5th Annual Ivy Muslims Conference February 20-21, 2015.

DESCRIPTION

The Ivy League is a consortium of universities that share unique social, intellectual and professional opportunities and challenges. In the midst of contemporary American academic life, Muslims at these institutions grapple with these opportunities and challenges, as well as issues of identity and purpose. This fifth Ivy Muslims Conference invites Muslims to explore, interrogate and discuss these issues, especially as they relate to their intellectual and spiritual lives.

This conference will feature a range of panels and breakout discussion sessions on: Networking, Pre-professional planning, Challenges & Opportunities of Living & Studying as Muslims at Ivy Schools, Community Activism: Life after MSA, Gender Relations. There will be Sports & social activities on Friday night. The Keynote Speaker of the Conference was Shaykh Yasir Qadhi.