Naijla Faizi, a 2014 graduate from Wake Forest with a B.A. in Religious Studies. She can be reached by email at firstname.lastname@example.org and by phone at 336-758-2936. Her office is located in Benson 319.
Programming for Muslim Life at Wake Forest University provides structured opportunities for students, faculty, staff, and community members Muslim and non-Muslim to engage with Islam.
When religious holidays fall during the school year an on-campus prayer service will be arranged. Eid celebrations are also organized alongside the Muslim Students Association for Muslim students.
Each week from 1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Jum’ah, Friday prayer service, will be held in the Muslim Students Association lounge located in the Basement of Collins Residence Hall (A002).
Twice a month month a Halaqa or discussion circle will take place in the MSA lounge from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The topics will cover a variety of questions about Islam. Suggestions are welcome. Halal dinner prior to the Halaqa will be served at 6:00 p.m.
From 12:30pm to 1:30pm each Thursday in Benson 301 topics within Islam and Judaism will be covered to help educate faculty, staff, students, and community members about the similarities and differences of the two faiths. The Director of Jewish Life, Gail Bretan and the Director of Muslim Life, Naijla Faizi will lead these sessions.
Please register at: http://pdc.wfu.edu/events/2877/
There will be events over the course of the school year engaging topics within Islam. These events range from movie screenings, to panel discussions, guest speakers, etc. Please check back for updated events.
Muslim Alumni Association – contact Mustafa Abdulla