Understanding Islam w/Dr. Tarek Elgawhary

4 Mondays (Feb. 10 & 24, March 2 & 9) from 7 - 9 pm


  • LL 32-35
Ashley Del Sole

Come learn about Islam in an intro course to the foundations of the Islamic tradition with a strong emphasis on the modern period and commonly talked about themes and subjects. While part seminar-style, sessions are meant to be interactive with an emphasis on Q&A.

Dr. Tarek Elgawhary currently serves as the resident scholar at the Islamic Community Center of Potomac (ICCP). He is an entrepreneur, teacher, and philanthropist. He is also the CEO and co-founder of the Coexist Corp., a business enterprise stemming from the Coexist Foundation. Dr. Elgawhary is a scholar of Islam and comparative religions having studied at both Princeton University and al-Azhar Seminary.

Price: $75 (Cedar Lane pledgers), $85 (non-pledgers)