Scotland’s first state-backed Islamic primary school is expected to open soon in Glasgow, the institution set to help young people understand the true meaning of Islam.
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A Christian university in Texas has opened a new prayer room for its Muslim students, accommodating their daily prayers and offering them a better chance to meet both their religious and scholastic obligations.
In a major protest of Donald Trump’s Muslim ban, 17 elite American universities have launched a legal challenge to the ban, seeing it threatens their ability to educate ‘tomorrow’s leaders from around the world’.
Education experts revealed that Muslim students outnumber their Christian counterparts in almost 20 Church of England schools and 15 Roman Catholic schools, with their parents favoring religious education than secular one.
High school students in Oak Lawn, Illinois, honored their Syrian classmate with a video tribute, choosing her as the most inspirational student at their school.
As political rhetoric in their southern borders focuses on banning followers of their faith, Muslim students in the University of Regina, Saskatchewan, are working to spread acceptance and social cohesion in their community, hosting the annual Islam Awareness Week.
Members of the Swiss Muslim community are rallying to create their own private schools a few days after Europe’s rights court ruling made mixed-gender swimming classes compulsory.
A Peel regional school in Southern Ontario, Canada, has allowed its Muslim students to write their own religious sermon, countering an earlier decision limiting their choices on the subject.
A New York female Muslim student has been named as one the recipients of this year’s Marshall Scholarship, giving her a chance to offer a fresh and independent voice to intellectual conversations on her faith.
The University of Sarajevo adopted a new plan to halt lectures during Friday prayer every week for an hour and a half to allow students perform prayer without interrupting their lessons.