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Speaker Discusses Intersection of Custom, Social Norms and Islamic Law

March 23rd, 2016

Dr. Liyakat Takim of McMaster University in Ontario gave a talk Tuesday evening on Islamic law, how it evolves depending on …


Dr. Barbara Brown Zikmund Visits Campus

March 15th, 2016

Former Hartford Seminary President Dr. Barbara Brown Zikmund returned to campus Monday, March 14, to visit and see the great progress …

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Video Promotes Islamic Chaplaincy Program

March 7th, 2016

Hartford Seminary’s Islamic Chaplaincy Program is featured in an exciting new four-minute video produced by student Taha El-Nil in conjunction …

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Faculty in the News – March

March 2nd, 2016

Prof. Najib Awad will present a paper on Saturday, April 2, at the annual conference of the New England Maritimes Region …


New York Times ‘Beliefs’ Column Quotes Prof. Yahya Michot

February 19th, 2016

Mark Oppenheimer’s “Beliefs” column for Feb. 19, 2016, tackles a complicated subject: Facebook Post Revives Debate on Whether Monotheists Worship …

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Prof. Feryal Salem Interviewed on WNPR’s ‘Where We Live’

February 12th, 2016

“What is a caliphate?” That question began host John Dankosky’s latest interview with Prof. Feryal Salem, who educated listeners on …


Faculty in the News – February

February 10th, 2016

On February 22, Prof. Yahya Michot, who is on sabbatical this semester, was in Doha, at the invitation of the …

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Sufi Singing Group Lifts Spirits

February 4th, 2016

Hartford Seminary welcomed an internationally known singing group from Morocco on Feb. 3, 2016. Six members of the acapella group, …


Hartford Seminary Adds Ph.D. to its Degree Offerings

January 27th, 2016

For more than a century, the Macdonald Center for the Study of Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations has embodied Harford Seminary’s …

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Historic Shi’i Chair Celebrated at Inauguration Banquet

January 22nd, 2016

The first academic chair dedicated to Shi’i Studies in North America had its formal debut on January 22, 2016, at …


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