Muslim Students Association
at Virginia Commonwealth University

Weekly Bulletin

For the week of 2/13/2012–2/19/2012
Asalaamu Alaykum Brothers and Sisters!
VCU MSA has a texting program! If you would like to receive text reminders from MSA, please email your name, phone number, and your phone carrier (this is important!) to We will text you before events. If you use a specific application on your iPod/smartphone, then email us the name of the app. We will try to incorporate apps, but so far, apps have not been working well with the program we use.
Weekly events:
*Sisters’ Qur’an Class: Tuesday, February 14, 7:00-8:00PM in the Metro Room
*Weekly Halaqa: Wednesday, February 15, 5:00-6:00PM in the Forum Room.
*Brothers’ Qur’an Class: Thursday, February 16, 6:00-7:00PM in the Metro Room.
*Ju’muah Prayer: Friday 1:00-2:00pm in Virigina Rooms A-D, and then AGAIN AT 2:00. Brothers, please leave your coats, bags and shoes in VA Room D and enter through VA Room B. Sisters, please enter through VA Room A and leave your coats, bags and shoes in the corner/alcove by the door. Contact Br. Ali Salman ( with any questions.
*Project Downtown: will beheld after Jummah, around 2:30pm to make for and then distribute food to the homeless in Monroe Park. Contact Br. Omar Khan ( with any questions or concerns.
Ongoing and Upcoming Events:
*ROOTS: We have our next ROOTS event on Friday, February 24, so keep the date free! If you are interested in helping out, please email Sr. Daud ( Hope to see you there!
*Coffeehouse will take place March 23rd this year. Every year MSA host Coffeehouse. This is a talent show that people can perform, sing, say poetry, or show artwork etc or any video they have made. This is free and open to the public. All are encouraged to attend and show any talents they have. If you want to participate, please contact Sr. Zain Taib (
*VCUMSA’s annual Parental Banquet is coming up! It’s THIS Saturday, February 18, 7:00-9:00pm in the Richmond Salons.  Invite your family, or just come yourself! This is a time for fun and celebration of those who helped make us who we are. There will be halaal Chinese food. If you would like to have your parents/family to come, or you have any questions/concerns please contact Sr. Hinna Shaikh (
*MSA Interfaith Poetry Night will be coming up. Stay tuned for more details. Contact Michelle Taylor ( with any questions/concerns.

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