January 22, 2017
Dr. Ahmed will address those traditions and teachings in Islam that speak about diversity and inclusion.
About our Speaker:
Dr. Parvez Ahmed is Associate Professor of Finance at the Coggin College of Business, University of North Florida (UNF). In addition, Dr. Ahmed writes editorials about Islam and the American Muslim experience. Dr. Ahmed also teaches a special 10-week course titled, “Islam-the faith, the people, and their politics,” at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute in UNF.
Dr. Ahmed served as an at-large board member for the American Civil Liberties Union in Florida. He was also Chairman of the Council on American-Islamic Relations. Currently, he serves as a board member for OneJax (formerly the National Conference on Community and Justice).
Worship Leader: Jay Gardner | Accompanist: Gary Smart