Islam in Qatar: The American Experience | HBKU
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Islam in Qatar: The American Experience

07Apr2021
  • 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
  • College of Islamic Studies
  • Webex Events

This event will draw attention to how Muslim and non-Muslim Americans have experienced Islam in Qatar and how this has impacted their current understanding of the religion.

In addition, the seminar aims to shed light on some of the social and cultural aspects of this experience both at individual and community levels. 

Discussions will be held in English and Arabic, with simultaneous interpreting.

Speakers: 

  • Dr. Zachary Wright, Northwestern University in Qatar
  • Chaplain Jerry E. Thompson, Camp As-Sayliyah, US Army
  • Ms. Alana Tiffen, Vision International School

 

This event will be held in English and Arabic, with simultaneous interpretation transmitted through the Olyusei application.

Downloading the Olyusei Application: 

To download and set up the interpretation service, please follow the below steps:

  1. Download the Olyusei application from the App Store or Google Play on your smartphone
  2. Enter the event code: HBKU
  3. Enter the pin code: 2021
  4. Press play on the channel that you wish to listen to
  5. If necessary, press play again 

If you prefer to use a weblink instead of the application, click here:
http://webplayer.olyusei.com/hbku/
 

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