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AIC’s Executive Director, Zainab Al-Suwaij, interviewed by the USA Today

02/10/2014 | News

The USA Today recently interviewed AIC’s Executive Director, Zainab Al-Suwaij, about Project Nur and the students’ effort to educate communities about the Syrian conflict. Click here to read the full article.

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UICSPH Project Summary: U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations praises program’s “proven results”

12/15/2013 | News

The University of Illinois at Chicago’s School of Public Health posted a summary abstract of AIC’s Ambassadors for Peace Project in Iraq, which wrapped up in December 2013. It highlights […]

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American Islamic Congress Announces Fourth Annual Benefit: Light Up The Night

12/3/2013 | News | Press Releases

BOSTON, December 4— On the heels of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the U.N. Human Rights Day, the Cultural Center at the The American Islamic Congress (AIC) will […]

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The Iraqi woman who challenged Saddam to bridge the gap between East and West

11/6/2013 | News

AIC Executive Director Zainab Al-Suwaij sat down with Radio Sawa to talk about her experiences challenging the regime of Saddam Hussein and building bridges among American Muslims and non-Muslims in […]

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Refugees: Mental and Physical Health Consequences presented by the American Islamic Congress Boston Center

11/5/2013 | News | Uncategorized

American Islamic Congress Boston Center Presents: Refugees: Mental and Physical Health Consequences Boston University School of Public Health: International Health: IH Blast: In 2012 there were 15.4 million refugees worldwide. Throughout the […]

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Islam’s invented Golden Age

11/1/2013 | Domestic news | News

ASAD Q. AHMED 28 October 2013 Open India The introduction of print technology fundamentally changed the way one did scholarship in the madrasa. There were no manuscripts and margins, no […]

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AIC Event Announcement: Tomorrow’s World: Religion or Science?

10/15/2013 | News | Press Releases

BERKELEY, Calif., Oct. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – The American Islamic Congress (AIC) and its Project Nur (PN)  will hold their fourth event groundbreaking six-part series, Science and Islam, entitled: Tomorrow’s World: Religion […]

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AIC Tunisia “The Leader” Competition Featured in L’Expert Magazine

09/25/2013 | AIC D.C. Center | News | Tunisia

AIC Tunisia’s “The Leader” competition was featured in L’Expert Magazine in an article, entitled ,”The Leader:  Fostering Social Leadership,” on September 19. Click here to read the article in French.

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“Tune in Tunisia” Participants Discuss Their Experience and “The Leader”

09/17/2013 | News | Tunisia

Following AIC Tunisia’s launch of new competition, “The Leader,” three AIC staff members spoke on September 16 on International Radio of Tunis (RTCI) during a special broadcast. “Tune in Tunisia” : […]

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Maaloula Battle Reflects Sectarian Nature of Syrian Conflict

09/13/2013 | Blog | News

Anna Borshchevskaya On September 7, al-Qaeda-affiliated rebel group al-Nusra seized control of the historic Christian town of Maaloula in Syria. “We cleansed Maaloula from all the Assad dogs and all […]

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AIC’s Executive Director, Zainab Al-Suwaij, interviewed by the USA Today

The USA Today recently interviewed AIC’s Executive Director, Zainab Al-Suwaij, about Project Nur and the students’ effort to educate communities about the Syrian conflict. Click here to read the full article.

02/10/2014 | News

UICSPH Project Summary: U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations praises program’s “proven results”

The University of Illinois at Chicago’s School of Public Health posted a summary abstract of AIC’s Ambassadors for Peace Project in Iraq, which wrapped up in December 2013. It highlights […]

12/15/2013 | News

American Islamic Congress Announces Fourth Annual Benefit: Light Up The Night

BOSTON, December 4— On the heels of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the U.N. Human Rights Day, the Cultural Center at the The American Islamic Congress (AIC) will […]

12/3/2013 | News | Press Releases
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