There will be a number of activities around campus to raise awareness of Islamophobia and find out a little bit more about Islam!
We are hosting Islamophobia Awareness Week! There will be a number of activities around campus to raise awareness of Islamophobia and find out a little bit more about Islam!
Tuesday, 12.30pm (Munch, KeeleSU)
Lecture: 'Countering Anti Muslim-Hate & Islamophobia'
Abdullah Rehman MBE (TellMAMA)
Abdullah is an anti-hate activist who has worked tirelessly to stamp out hate in the West Midlands. He joins us to talk about how we can tackle Islamophobia in our community, as well as discussing some of the amazing work he has done in conjunction with TellMAMA.
Wednesday, 11am (Munch, KeeleSU)
'Walk a day in her shoes: Stories of hijab'
Rukia Bi (Muslim Chaplain) and the Islamic Society Sisters
Join us on Wednesday morning to find out everything you've wanted to know about the Muslim hijab (headscarf). Listen to the stories of Muslim women and ask questions about the hijab.
Then join us for a hijab tieing workshop! We welcome you to try on a hijab and, if you fancy, to keep it on your head for the day.
Thursday, 11am-3pm, Islamic Centre, Barnes Hall
Come and have a look round! Staff and students will be on hand to answer all your questions. All welcome!
Stalls will be held everyday in the library and SU. Come say hello - grab a badge, wristband and some sweets!