An East London Muslim girls’ school has been praised as outstanding by education inspectors Ofsted after their first inspection of the facility.
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The Ivy League Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, has appointed Khalil Abdur-Rashid, an adjunct professor of Islamic studies at Southern Methodist University, as first Muslim chaplain to cater to the needs of its Muslim students, six months after starting the search for a candidate.
Muslim students at the University of Washington are having their final exams after sunset after three professors offered the chance of a night exam to accommodate fasting students during the holy month of Ramadan.
Many Muslim students at Frank W. Begley Public School of Ontario in east-central Canada are experiencing fasting the holy month of Ramadan for the first time in their life, a practice shared by many non-Muslim colleagues and teachers.
A Muslim student from Nigeria’s Osun state has emerged as the overall best medical student of V.N. Karazin Kharkiv National University, Ukraine, offering a role model for many young students to follow.
After three years of passion and hard work, Cornell Interfraternity Council (IFC) announced on May 15 accepting Alpha Lambda Mu (ALM) as their first Muslim-interest fraternity, reported Cornellsun.com.
Protesting the closure of their prayer room before Ramadan, Muslim students at the University of East Anglia held Friday prayer in the middle of their campus, protected by scores of their non-Muslim classmates who came to show support.
Students from several US Islamic schools are visiting their neighbors in outreach effort planned by America’s only accrediting agency for Muslim schools to ease fears of the religious minority.
School officials fired substitute teacher Oghenetega Edah for threatening to and then ripping off the hijab of 8-year-old student Safa Alzockary. Edah, 31, commanded Alzockary to remove her hijab. When the student refused, the teacher ripped the religious head covering from her head, causing injury to her right eye.
A high school in Detroit, Michigan, is holding an all-girls prom to accommodate Muslim students and create a comfortable and safe environment for girls who usually abandon the traditional ceremony.