Exploring the History of Muslims in the Midwest

“You can’t really understand the world without understanding religion,” says Dr. Mohammad Khalil, Director of the Muslim Studies Program and associate professor in the Department of Religious Studies. “I do…

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Sparking a Spirit in Detroit

For some outsiders, Detroit neighborhoods appear burdened, disheartened, and broken. But Michigan State alumnus Anthony Hatinger knows otherwise, and has joined the movement to empower opportunity within Detroit communities using…

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Alumni Highlight: Dakota Riehl

Degree/Year: Religious Studies & Arts and Humanities, 2014Employer name: Grand Rapids Center for Community Transportation Position/Title: Social Enterprice Developer, AmeriCorps VISTA Member City/State: Grand Rapids, Michigan My current role at the center is to build capacity…

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