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Muslim Speaker to Lecture on Islam Culture, Rituals

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PORTLAND, Ore. – As both a doctor and a Muslim woman, Dr. Shagafta Hasan has a unique perspective on the ancient religion of Islam. She will share her thoughts on Islam’s cultural ties and rituals at a Portland Community College non-credit lecture slated for this fall. Understanding Islam will focus on exploring the motivations of this powerful and wide-spread belief system while offering time for audience discussion. The lecture will take place from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 9, at the RiverPlace Athletic Club, 0105 S.W. Montgomery. Cost is $17. For more information, contact PCC Community Education at 503-614-7308.

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James G. Hill, an award-winning journalist and public relations writer, is the Public Relations Manager at Portland Community College. A graduate of Portland State University, James has worked as a section editor for the Newberg Graphic, Wo... more »