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Q&A: Omar Akram MSA member

Courtesy of Omar Akram
Isaac Serna February 1, 2017

On Friday (Jan. 27) President Trump signed an executive order that banned people from seven Muslim majority countries from entering the U.S. for 90 days and suspended Syrian refugees’ entry indefinitely. UT...

MSA reaches out to combat Islamophobia

Photo courtesy of Omar Akram, MSA
Tania Siddiqi September 27, 2016

“I try not to wear Muslim Student Association t-shirts in public because I don’t want someone to single me out, which has happened to me before,” said Omar Akram, a UTSA student majoring in biology. Quantifying...

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