Wassem’s Pilgrimage to Understanding: Muslims and Jews break bread with one another

On September 30, 2015, the Jewish student organization, Hillel, and the Muslim Student Association came together to celebrate their holy days, the Jewish Yom Kippur and Rosh Hashana and the Muslim Eid-ul-Adha, which happened almost at about the same time in this year. I was invited by my classmate in Arabic 203, Wassem Ali, to […]

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Commencement ^_^

So congrats seniors for finishing your last semester at QC (except for those who still have to take summer classes >_<) and finally graduating. ^^ Also, a special thanks for everyone who was able to come and listen to my speech (especially my friends Jenn and Sam since who just came to support me even […]

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AAPICS history lecture

This is a little late notice but I just wanted to encourage everyone to attend a lecture sponsored by the Asian/American Center at Queens College. This event is part of the AAPICS (Asian American Pacific Islander Community Studies) program’s lecture series on Asian American history. The talk will be given by Dr. John Kuo Wei […]

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upcoming AAPICS events

Just thought I would write a really quick post about some upcoming AAPICs events.^^ These are really important seminars meant to stimulate discussion and ideas about what kind of academic curriculum and courses should be devised for the new Asian American Pacific Island Community Studies minor at Queens College. Unfortunately these events are only […]

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