<- 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
February 16 - Make Your Voices Heard on MAP Grant Funding
On Tuesday, February 16, students from throughout the Chicago region will gather at the Thompson Center in Chicago for a rally calling on the State of Illinois to restore funding for the Monetary Award Program (MAP). Read more...
Dominican Online Programs Ranked Third in Illinois by Accredited Colleges Online
Accredited Colleges Online has released its 2016 rankings of the "Best Online Schools in Illinois​​" and has ranked Dominican University third on the list. The organization analyzed data from hundreds of colleges across the nation with online degrees at the bachelor’s level.  Read more...
What We're Learning This Semester....
Each week, different courses and seminars will be featured on Campus News. Check out what's happening in the honors program this semester. Read more...
Dominican A-Z