Renaissance in the Islamic world -- a panel discussion

"Renaissance in the Islamic World," a panel discussion from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Wednesday, April 27, will look into the recent uprisings in the Muslim world -- the origins, motives and aspirations -- and explore what this Renaissance means for Muslims and how it may affect the rest of the world.

The presenters will include Zaid Balushi, president of the Muslim Students' Association; Shadi Ghrayeb, doctoral candidate in nuclear engineering and master's of science candidate in international affairs and Mohammed Atiyat, doctoral candidate in statistics.

The program is open to the public and will be in Foster Auditorium, 102 Paterno Library, Curtin Road, University Park.

For more information, contact Rachel Schneiderman at 814-863-1382 or

Last Updated January 09, 2015