Tag Archives: Muslim Student’s Association

Prayer room is an oasis


Jacob Waring—Opinions & Features Editor Members of Muslim Student Association (MSA) stood in the starting position known as qayam while performing Isha, the last prayer of the day for those of Islamic beliefs. Haroon Chaudhry, President of MSA, said the prayer room is open for anyone regardless of their religious affiliations, as it is a room for prayer and meditation.

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MSA hosts henna


Alexandra Scicchitano – Reporter The Muslim Students Association hosted a henna night last Tuesday. Henna is a southeast and west Asian tradition using the reddish, brown paint from the henna plant to form mandalas or flowers. It is not restricted to those shapes according to Asma Rahimyar, a sophomore and political science major, who handles outreach for the organization. “The design

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Muslim Student Association wants to education on real meaning of Islam


Max Bickley – General Assignment Reporter On Nov. 13, there were a series of terror attacks which took place across the world. While there were bombings in Beirut, Baghdad and an assault in Kenya, the world looked onto the devastating attack in Paris. On Nov. 13 in Paris, France were a number of attacks which included the bombing of a football stadium

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