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WATCH: UI students participate in 3-day Wear a Hijab Challenge

By Abraham Koshy and Jean Kang September 29, 2015

The Muslim Student Association presents the "Wear a Hijab Challenge" to raise awareness on the roles and beliefs of Muslim women and what it means to wear a scarf. The challenge invites women of all...

Reema Ghabra, sophomore in LAS, puts a hijab on Aisha Motan, a freshman in Education, as part of the Wear a Hijab Challenge, an event during Islam Awareness Week on Monday.

The Hijab: More than just clothing

By Natalie Stewart September 27, 2015

Although it may come in an array of colors, patterns and textures, the hijab represents much more than just a piece of clothing or a mere fashion statement to Muslim women. Monday marked the start of...

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