Profiles

Mujeeb Shah-Khan: New City Attorney of Monroe

The Monroe City Council has chosen S. Mujeeb Shah-Khan as its next City Attorney. Shah-Khan was appointed by city council by a 6-1 vote.

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July 24, 2014

Leaving U.S. State Department For Michigan Congress

By Laura Fawaz, Contributing Reporter Congressional candidate Bobby McKenzie Farmington Hills, MI–A Canton man and former member of the U.S. State Department is running for Michigan State Congress, to bring the change he feels Michigan needs. Bobby McKenzie, a Dearborn Heights native who now lives in Canton, is running for Michigan’s 11th District, covering parts […]

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July 17, 2014

Educators Honored at Muslim Interfaith Event in Pittsburgh

The Pittsburgh skyline. The Humanity Day Interfaith Banquet Iftar was held at the Islamic Center of Pittsburgh in Oakland with people of all faiths participating. The event each year honors individuals who promote mutual respect and tolerance in various fields. This year’s focus was on educators. The four recipients are the Rev. Thomas Hart, former […]

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July 17, 2014

Fausia Khan Nominated for Immigrant Entrepreneur Award

Nominees were announced for the Immigrant Learning Center’s third annual Immigrant Entrepreneur Awards in Lowell, Massachussets.

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May 15, 2014

Dr. Nihal Ahmad presented with award for outstanding cancer research

The Society of Asian American Scientists in Cancer Research recently honored Dr. Nihal Ahmad for his outstanding contributions to cancer research.

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May 8, 2014

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

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

Nadeem Khan Honored with Teaching Award

Dr. Nadeem Khan, Davis & Elkins College professor of economics and finance, was honored during the college’s annual Academic Awards and Recognition Convocation ceremony with the 2013 Lois Latham Award for Teaching Excellence. The award is presented annually to an outstanding D&E educator who is characterized by a distinguished intellectual career; enthusiasm for scholarship and […]

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June 4, 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

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