<- Back to Campus News
Video Screening and Discussion: "Mosque Alert"
by Jane Hseu
Mosque Alert, by Jamil Khoury
​Jamil Khoury is the founding artistic director of Chicago-based Silk Road Rising, which creates live theatre and online videos that tell stories through primarily Asian American and Middle Eastern American lenses. 

He will screen and discuss video clips from his play, Mosque Alert, at Dominican on April 11 at 6:30 p.m. in the Bluhm Lecture Hall.

Mosque Alert tells the story of two suburban American families living in Naperville—one Christian, the other Muslim—who find their lives torn apart by a proposal to build a new mosque in their community. 

The play’s subject matter refers to recent controversies over building mosques in DuPage County. 

Jamil will discuss the play-in-process and civic engagement project in which community members give feedback as he develops the play. The presentation promises to be a provocative lecture that engages issues of religious diversity, social justice, civic engagement, and global citizenship.

Time: Thursday, April 11, 6:30 PM
Location: Parmer Hall, 108
Contact: Jane Hseu - jhseu@dom.edu
More Dominican News
Halloween May be Scary but the Flu is Worse!
Last Flu Vaccine Clinic 10/29/2014 Parmer Hall 1-3 p.m. Cost $30  Read more...
Trick or Treat Halloween Open House Nursing Simulation Lab
Trick or Treat Halloween Open House 3-6 p.m. Wednesday, October 29, in the Nursing Simulation Lab.  Read more...
Claire Noonan quoted in Chronicle of Higher Education
Vice President of Mission and Ministry Claire Noonan is quoted in a Chronicle of Higher Education article on how Catholic colleges are promoting their mission.  Read more...
Open Call Auditions for Black Box Experiment
All students, faculty and staff are welcome to participate in the Open Call Auditions for the Black Box Experiment: Family.  Read more...
Cyber Security - Encryption

For week three of National Cyber Security Awareness Month, review encryption practices for web and file security.

 Read more...
The Mazzuchelli Lecture
Save the Date: November 5, Mazzuchelli Lecture "Caritas et Veritas: The Case for Cultural Competence." Read more...
Know Your Rights Workshop with the ACLU
Learn what your rights are if stopped or approached by police or immigration officers in this interactive workshop with legal experts.  Read more...
Dominican A-Z