Muslim Student Association (MSA). Records, 2005-
Scope and Contents
The Agendas & Minutes folder contains the agendas and minutes from the Spring 2007 semester, and also it includes a member list from the 2006-2007 academic year. The next folder contains the ATC budget proposal for the 2007-2008 academic year, written in Spring 2007. There is also a Constitution last updated in the 2006-2007 academic year. The Printed Materials folder contains a flyer from a multi-organizational cultural event. The Correspondence folder contains email discussing meetings, related events, and the first Fast-a-Thon in 2007; it also contains a print-out of the Spring/Summer 2008 MSA Link magazine.
- Creation: 2005
- Muslim Student Association (MSA) (Organization)
Biographical / Historical
The Muslim Student Association (MSA) was created by Mujahid Idlibi, Class of 2004, during the 2003-2004 academic year. The MSA's primary objective is "promote peace, tolerance, and understanding amongst people of all faiths, regardless of their religious convictions" and clarify misconceptions about the Islamic faith and Muslim people through cultural events such as celebrations of Ramadan and securing a room for group prayer. The constitution also states as objectives to "help muslim students at Davidson acclimatize to the college environment, raise awareness about Islam among the Davidson community, promote friendly relations with other religious organizations on campus, and provide resources for students to practice Islam."
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Muslim Student Association (MSA)|Fareed Cheema, Class of 2010
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