RTC to host series about Islamophobia this month

Various events starting March 6 will examine history, culture and politics of Muslims in America and the world.

  • Tuesday, March 6, 2018 8:00am
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Renton Technical College is hosting a month-long series on Islamophobia starting March 6.

Turan Kayaoglu, professor and associate vice chancellor for research, University of Washington will lead a presentation on “American Muslims: History, Culture, and Politics” from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., March 6 at the Blencoe Auditorium.

RTC’s Humanities instructor Huma Mohibullah is scheduled to speak about “Islamophobia: Cross Cultural Dialogue” from 2:30 to 4 p.m., March 8 at room C-111.

The Humanities 101 students are presenting “Images of Islamophobia: Students Telling Stories” in two sessions on March 15 at the Blencoe Auditorium. The first session will be from noon to 1:30 p.m. and the second session will be from 3 to 4 p.m.

All the events are open to public.

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