We work at the grassroots level throughout the Muslim World to counter violent extremism before it takes hold, to promote tolerance and understanding, and to foster better relations with the United States.
By Joelle Peikes, Communications and Outreach Intern
On Staurday, February 15, AUA Director Benjamin Orbach spoke at the Student Internship Seminar at the Islamic Center of Maryland hosted by The Aligarh Alumni Association to present about AUA’s Summer Service Internship Program. Ben shared AUA’s mission and spoke about the Summer Service Internship program to a room of more than 140 students and parents who came out despite the snowy conditions. Ben will also attend the second installment of this seminar which will be held tomorrow, Saturday, February 22, at MCC Hall in Silver Spring, Maryland. To register to attend Saturday’s session, follow this link. Attendence is free and refreshments will be provided.