About Project Nur

A “new light on campus,” Project Nur is a distinct and alternative Muslim voice: a civic identity grounded in pluralism and moderate thinking and action.  It emphasizes civic action with the goal of forging a cohesive and mutually respectful multicultural community of university students committed to the advancement of human rights, civil rights, social justice, tolerance, understanding, and co-existence.




Hana Abdalla, Program Manager

Taameem Al-Maliki, Program Coordinator

Zara Marvi, Program Coordinator

Nicole Mitchell, Program Coordinator





A Sensational Debate on Extraterrestrial Life, An Islamic Look, Coming to CUB

  Contact: Sydney Pollack                                                                   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Phone: (303) 993-9744                                                                                        Date: 9/16/16 Email: Sydney.Pollack@colorado.edu Student Organization: Project Nur Website: www.projectnur.org   Washington, DC  –  As students and […]

AIC’s Executive Director Speaks at “Counter Radicalisation Programme” in Brussels, Belgium

December 4, 2015 Zainab Al-Suwaij talks about the impact of 9/11 and the “haunting” presence of Islamic extremism in both the West and the Islamic World at a briefing organized […]

AIC’s Executive Director speaks with NPR Berlin and America Abroad on Countering Violent Extremism

AIC’s Executive Director, Zainab Al-Suwaij spoke at a live town hall event in Philadelphia with Jacki Lyden and NPR’s Paris correspondent Eleanor Beardsley from Berlin. America Abroad Media and NPR Berlin […]

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