April 5-6 2013
6:00 pm April 5th ~ 8:00 pm April 6th
The Af-Am Cultural Center (Friday) & Anlyan Center (Sat) @ Yale University, New Haven, CT
The Ivy League is a consortium of universities that share unique social, intellectual and professional opportunities and challenges. In the midst of contemporary American academic life, Muslims at these institutions grapple with these opportunities and challenges, as well as issues of identity and purpose. This fourth Ivy Muslims Conference invites Muslims to explore, interrogate and discuss these issues, especially as they relate to their intellectual and spiritual lives. See below for more information.
Keynote address by Imam Suhaib Webb
This conference will feature a range of panels and breakout discussion sessions on: Networking, Pre-professional planning, Challenges & Opportunities of Living & Studying as Muslims at Ivy Schools, Community Activism: Life after MSA, Gender Relations. There will be Sports & social activities on Friday night. A tentative schedule is below.
Undergraduates will be housed overnight with Yale students. Non-undergraduates will need to make their own off-campus arrangements.
Friday dinner and Saturday breakfast, lunch and dinner will be provided free of charge.
|Time | April 5||Program||Time | April 6||Program|
|06:00 PM||Registration & Dinner||09:30 AM||Breakfast|
|07:30 PM||Welcome Address||10:30 PM||Pre-professional Panels|
|07:45 PM||Introductions & Ice Breakers||12:00 PM||Lunch|
|08:30 PM||Isha||01:15 PM||Zuhr|
|08:45 PM||Halaqa||02:00 PM||Campus Activism Panel|
|09:15 PM||Social Activities & Sports||03:30 PM||Asr & Coffee Break|
|04:00 PM||Community Activism Panel|
|05:45 PM||Keynote by Imam Suhaib Webb|
Pre-registration price is $20. If you're a Yale student who's hosting, the fee is waived; please email Ayesha or Houriiyah.