CIS News - December 2023

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Center for Islamic Studies

CIS News for December 2023

The Center for Islamic Studies congratulates and is delighted to share that the following students have received grants for their research as part of the CIS IDCL Grounded Knowledge Project: Muslims in the Bay Area: Leading, Bridging and Belonging.

  • Nosizwe Breaux-Abdur-Rahman
    Research Project: Islam/Muslims from Senegambia to the Americas
  • Jibreel Delgado
    Research Project: The African Roots of Muslim Pan-American Literature and Arts
  • Paula Thompson
    Research Project: Surveillance of Muslims: An Interdisciplinary Analysis


The CIS is also delighted to invite and welcome you all to a community conversation on the SF Opera, Omar, with reflections on race, religion, justice, belonging, and aesthetics/arts. The event will take place on Tuesday December 12 from 4pm - 5:30pm in the GTU Dinner Board Room, followed by a reception. For more information, please contact the CIS IDCL Project Associate, Safiyyah Kent Alsabri: