Profiles

Siddiqi Inducted Into the MLK Jr. Collegium of Scholars of Morehouse

Western Illinois University English and Journalism Professor Mohammad A. Siddiqi was honored April 3 with induction into the Martin Luther King Jr. Collegium of Scholars of Morehouse College.

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April 17, 2014

Chicago Muslims Honor Cardinal George

The Council of Islamic Organizations of Greater Chicago (CIOGC) honored His Eminence Francis Cardinal George, the Archbishop of Chicago, at a special dinner for his years of cooperation with and support of the Muslim community.

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April 10, 2014

Salim Yusuf Receives Prestigious Award

McMaster University’s Salim Yusuf has been named the recipient of the Canada Gairdner Wightman Award.

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April 3, 2014

Khan Academy’s Salman Khan receives David Packard Award

David Packard Award

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February 20, 2014

Not Your Everyday Volunteer

profile of a prominent Muslim physician

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January 30, 2014

Samina Mahmood Appointed Manager for Marine Response Alliance

HOUSTON,TX ¬– Samina Mahmood, former commercial manager for TITAN Salvage, has been appointed manager for Marine Response Alliance, an association of the top U.S. emergency responders providing OPA 90 Salvage Marine Firefighting (SMFF). Mahmood will lead the MRA administrative team and work closely with the alliance’s emergency response center and the U.S.-based emergency response and […]

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January 23, 2014

AG Ahmed awarded Science and Tech Award

Dr. AG Ahmed was recently awarded the Science and Tech Award from Planet Africa Group at a prestigious celebrity event in Toronto. This award identifies and recognizes hard work, leadership and excellence, producing role models, especially for our young people. Dr. AG Ahmed is the Director of the Anger Disorders Clinic at The Royal mental […]

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January 2, 2014

British Cricketer Becomes Member of Order of British Empire

Wasim Khan received award in recognition of his service to cricket and the community’. By Web Desk LONDON: British-born Pakistani Wasim Gulzar Khan, who played county cricket in England in the 90s and later went on to achieve an MBA and become the CEO of the £50 million and 10-year long charitable campaign Chance to […]

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December 26, 2013

Changing the World of Plastic Surgery

More often than not, when we think of plastic surgery, we think Hollywood. But Dr. Khalique Zahir, is changing that perception.

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December 12, 2013

Surgeon On A Mission

Dr. Parvaiz Malik is associated with many different attributes; entrepreneur, surgeon, world traveler, a father, a husband, role model, and disaster relief volunteer…

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December 5, 2013

Mariyum Khan Receives Top Girl Scouts Honor

STOCKBRIDGE, GA–Mariyum Khan, a senior at a suburban Atlanta high school, has won one of the top honors of Girls Scouts. She was one of the 113 girls presented with gold awards by the Greater Atlanta Girl Scout Council, the Neighbor Newspapers reported. For her gold award project, Khan focused on veterans, organizing an information […]

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May 9, 2013

Hameeduddin: Mayor Honored by Synagogue

Mayor Hameeduddin A leading synagogue in New Jersey’s Teaneck town has honored the city’s Muslim mayor in recognition of his contributions to the community to dispel stereotypes and encourage harmony between different religious and ethnic groups, the NewJersey.com portal reported. “He [Mayor Mohammed Hameeduddin] is a very dedicated public servant [and] he’s been a great […]

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April 11, 2013

Faisal Khan appointed to Fairfax County Park Authority Board

Fairfax County Board of Supervisors Chairman Sharon Bulova (D-at-large) recently Faisal Khanto the Fairfax County Park Authority Board. Faisal Khan, the first Pakistani-American member of the Park Authority Board, is a force in Fairfax County cricket circles and has been a strong advocate for the game. He is a founding member and current manager of […]

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April 4, 2013

Abdul Rafay Hanif elected chair of Columbia SGB

Abdul Rafay Hanif

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March 21, 2013

Syed Sarwar Wins Engineer Award

Syed M. Sarwar, a student at Northern Virginia Community College, recently won a competition sponsored by the District of Columbia Council of Engineering and Architectural Societies

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March 14, 2013

Dr. Ahmad Sakr Wins Lifetime Award

The Islamic Shura Council of Southern California is pleased to announce its 2013 Lifetime Service Award to Dr. Ahmad Sakr.

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March 7, 2013

Goldy Hyder awarded Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal

Goldy Hyder,president of Hill & Knowlton Strategies Canada has been awarded the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal for his services to the community.

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February 7, 2013

Zain Jaffer in Forbes 30 Under 30 List

Zain Jaffer

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January 19, 2013

Wardah Athar Receives Mitchell Scholarship

The Mitchell Scholars Program offers a national competitive scholarship designed to introduce and connect generations of future American leaders to the island of Ireland, while recognizing and fostering intellectual achievement, leadership, and a commitment to community and public service. It is named after former Senator George Mitchell who played a leading part in the Northern […]

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December 27, 2012

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