LLI: Islam 101

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Name: LLI: Islam 101
Date: September 13, 2023 - October 4, 2023
Event Description:
Every Wednesday, September 13 to October 4 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. This course covers four main topics: the history of Islam, diverse cultures of Islam, and Islam and the Western World. There will be introductions to the life of the Prophet Muhammad, the development of Islamic law and theology, and the spread of Islam across the Arabian Peninsula. We will also explore the significance of the five pillars of Islam, the diversity of Muslim practices and beliefs, and the role of Islam in different regions of the world. Finally, examination of the historical and contemporary relationships between Islam and the Western world will include issues such as immigration, terrorism, and lslamophobia. Convener: Mohammad Labadi was born in Jerusalem, Palestine, and moved to the U.S. when he was 19. He graduated from NIU with a bachelor’s degree and earned a master’s in business management from the Keller Graduate School of Business. Mohammad is deeply committed to positively impacting his community and is passionate about volunteering and helping others whenever he can.
Holmes Student Center 340 Carroll Avenue DeKalb, IL 60115 All sessions meet in HSC Illinois Room.
Date/Time Information:
Every Wednesday, September 13 to October 4 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Contact Information:
Attendance for any or all LLI programs this season is $85.00 per person. Registration Link: https://registeruo.niu.edu/Ungerboeck_Public/emc00/register.aspx?OrgCode=40&EvtID=19462&AppCode=REG&CC=123070603651
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