Your twenties is the time to find yourself and discover who you are, so they say. But you’ve come to realize it’s not as easy and magical as you previously thought. Continue reading


Whether you run on Muslim Standard Time or suffer from chronic tardiness, you have been late more times than you’ve been early — and it’s time to accept that. Continue reading

In the mood for a classic? Here’s one that will keep you reading because of its psychological complexities and suspenseful plot. “Crime and Punishment,” by Fyodor Dostoevsky, is a novel about a man who tests his limits by murdering an old pawnbroker. His name is Raskolnikov, a poverty-stricken and talented student. Through him, you see […]

Being a women is such a wonderful gift, not only do we have preternatural beauty but we also have the ability to love unconditionally and lead fulfilling lives. However, the decadence and debauchery floating in the air of today’s society skews our placement in the world, and the life we are meant to live. In […]

“I’m really nervous so I just want to apologize in advance for any mistakes or slip ups,” I stated anxiously before launching into my presentation.  It was my freshman year of college, and my assignment was to craft an argument answering a prompt related to a text we were reading in the class at the […]

The Struggle for Academic Success: Journeying through Life as Prophet Musa (PBUH)

For verily God is with the patient (2:153).

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In the world of YouTube, anything can happen.

Once upon a time, there was a young 13-year-old boy who loved to sing.  He sang at school, church and community events.  However, some of his family members couldn’t attend, so he decided to film his performances and post them on YouTube. Continue reading

Meet Shamis Hussein: a Somali-American Muslimah, a freshman Biology major at George Mason University and a part-time fashion fanatic. Continue reading

Dip into seven layers of deliciousness by trying this recipe by Reem Ibreak, a newlywed Business major at the University of South Florida.  This dip would be perfect as an appetizer or snack for your next family get-together or girls’ party.

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  Conflict Analysis and Resolution major at George Mason University in Fairfax, VA and Beauty Ambassador at BareMinerals, Yasmine Hasanzadah, shares her thoughts on the video released by Dove illustrating how some women view themselves.   This video really moved me because I’ve been thinking about this for a while now. I work in the […]

Yesterday, on April 15, a tragic bombing occurred during the Boston Marathon.  The two explosions killed three people and injured 183, according to CNN. Below are some reflections from Muslim American women on the situation.    Senior nursing major at George Mason University in Fairfax, VA, Noori Ali contemplates on the tragedy: “Reflection on the […]

C.T Bauer College of Business and University of Houston sophomore in Accounting, Noha Sahnoune, shares her two cents on college.  For all the senior Muslimahs who are about to graduate college or high school,listen up, or rather, READ…
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