Clark IDCE Grad Student a Leader in the Struggle Against Islamaphobia

hasnaa-mokhtar-clark-university-library_0Accomplished journalist and Clark International Development PhD student Hasnaa Mokhtar received multiple and well-deserved forms of recognition this spring for her work combating prejudice and misconceptions about Islam, with particular attention to issues effecting Muslim girls. Mokhtar received her MA from IDCE and is now doing coursework for her PhD. Read about her important work in Clark’s own newspaper The Scarlet and the snazzy online magazine Nylon, which named Mokhtar one of eight influential Muslim journalists to watch, especially noting her powerful essay following the 2015 terror attacks in Paris. We salute you, Hasnaa!

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