Capstone "The presence of International Institute for Islamic Studies in the Int'l Arena"
When Friday May 10, 2013 @ 12:30 PM (562 days ago)
Where Dining Hall, West dining room
Duration 1 hour
International Institute for Islamic Studies (IIIS) is an official institute under the Islamic seminary of Qom (Iran), which is the largest seminary for Shi’a Muslim studies and scholarship in the world. CJP student Rasoul Naghavi Nia’s practicum involved conducting research and developing a plan to increase the ability of IIIS to enhance its presence in interfaith dialogue in international environments. The research aims to develop a plan for linking IIIS with international agencies to promote greater understanding of main stream shi`a Islam among key international actors.
Intended Audience General Public
Name CJP - Center for Justice & Peacebuilding
Phone # 540.432.4490