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Through tears, Maryam Shoubir, President of the MSA, Fordham College Lincoln Center (FCLC) ’19,  told the audience that “a mosque is the one place where you should feel safe, where you should be comfortable.

Fordham University Mourns Victims of Christchurch Shooting

March 27, 2019

Campus Ministry and the Muslim Student Association (MSA) arranged a Prayer Vigil for Peace and Remembrance for the victims of a terrorist attack on Mosques in New Zealand, which killed 50 people and wounded an additional 50.

Activist Isra Chaker delivering her speech to Fordham LC Students on Nov. 7. (ARIA LUGO/THE OBSERVER)

Fordham MSA Invites Advocacy for Justice with Guest Speaker Isra Chaker

November 16, 2018

“Isra, when are you going to realize that someone who looks like you is never going to win?” Th...

On Nov. 1, the Jewish Student Organization held a vigil mourning the 11 lost lives at the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting. (NISHITA NAGA/THE OBSERVER)

Fordham University Students Hold Vigil Honoring Pittsburgh Victims

November 14, 2018

Devastating. The word was on the lips of each speaker addressing the grieving community during the Nov. 1 vigil held by the Jewish Students Organization (JSO) for the 11 lives lost that week in the attack on the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh.


Muslim Community At Fordham Finds New Prayer Space

September 26, 2018

By ELIZA PUTNAM Staff Writer Jummah, a communal prayer for Muslims on Friday afternoons, was held a...

Volunteers from MSA will be tabling for donations every day for the rest of the fall semester and spring semester. (PHOTO BY ZANA NAJJAR/THE OBSERVER)

MSA Launches Project to Help Syrian Civilians

November 20, 2015

By GRACE THOMPSON Contributing Writer The Muslim Student Association (MSA), a student-run club at Fordha...

Rohina Malik in

Rohina Malik Performs the One-Woman Play “Unveiled”

October 3, 2013

By NOHA MAHMOUD News Co-Editor Published: October 4, 2013 The Muslim Students Association hosted the one-woman play, “Unveiled” in the Student L...

MSA to Host Rohina Malik in “Unveiled”

October 1, 2013

By NOHA MAHMOUD News Co-Editor Published: October 1, 2013 The Muslim Students Association (MSA) wi...

Haroon Moghul: “Islam Meets America”

March 7, 2012

By RICHARD RAMSUNDAR Asst. News Co-Editor Published: March 7, 2012 On March 5, the Muslim Stude...

After the NYPD monitored Muslim college students in the northeastern U.S., FCLC students attended MSA’s “Know Your Rights” event where they learned how to defend themselves if approached by law enforcement. (Ayer Chan/The Observer)

MSA “Know Your Rights” Forum Held in Light of NYPD Surveillance

February 22, 2012

By LAURA CHANG and RICHARD RAMSUNDAR News Co-Editor and  Asst. News Co-Editor Published: Februar...

Cyrus McGoldrick converted from Christianity to Islam and spoke to students about his experience. (Kyle Morrison/The Observer)

MSA Invites Islam Convert to Speak

November 16, 2011

By RAY WALSH Contributing Writer Published: November 16, 2011 On Nov. 11, the Muslim Students...