Sisters Connecting for Change - Celebrating 20 Years of Service

Jan. 25, 2020, 9 a.m.


Event Description

MCG/Muslimah Connection presents their bi-annual Conference. This year's theme is a 20 Years Celebration of Service in the community.

Dr. Lamya Almas will be our Keynote Speaker.

Dr. Lamya Mohamed Abdullah Almas was a Fulbright Scholar from Yemen to the US for a Master's in English Literature from Iowa State University. She completed her Phd at the University of Minnesota for the same major as a Myron Allen Fellow. During her studies in Minneapolis she started Circle of Light, a Halaqa to build a sense of sisterhood among sisters. Currently she resides in Montgomery with her husband where she is an Associate Professor of English at Alabama State University. She also contributes to the Muslim community of Montgomery/Alabama through a sisters' halaqa entitled Sister Inspiring Sisters (SIS), and a Sister's Book Club. 

Attend the most sort after Women-only Bi-annual Conference/Networking event of the area.

Vendors, Workshops, Learning, and Networking! Come meet your Sisters and Connect for Change!

Only $15 to attend and you get free workshops, shopping, and unlimited connections.

Light lunch is available to purchase from our food vendors.

Edit This Event Last Edited By: Aalia Siddiqui on Jan. 19, 2020, 9:46 p.m.