Monthly Archives: October 2010

What IF 2

If you haven’t heard of the WhatIF movement and Better Together campaign, please either 1. go to Facebook and visit the official WhatIF page; or 2. go here to IFYC’s official page Check out the national momentum of engaging religious … Continue reading

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Islamophobia Panel happening everywhere

After our fun and efficient meeting today I decided to do a little research on Islamophobia panels. Google’s first page result shows almost exclusively the informational events on Islam done throughout the nation. I am so glad that Wesleyan is … Continue reading

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Wrapping up Fast-a-Thon 2010

Also!!! –> Wesleyan Fastathon 2010 from EidFilms on Vimeo! Photos from the Wesleyan Connection newsletter Amazing Grace food pantry is relocating and asking for volunteers to help the move. Join us 30th October (Saturday) 12noon-3pm! Sign up here https://spreadsheets.google.com/a/wesleyan.edu/viewform?formkey=dEF2eE11V0xLNUVEc3VKaGV6dWxBM2c6MQ or … Continue reading

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Interfaith makes us Better Together.

This is my interfaith story. To those of you who have yet to meet me, my name is Carmen Yip and I am a junior student majoring in Sociology, German Studies and Certificate in International Relations. I am relatively new … Continue reading

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Faith Acts Fellow

This is an awesome opportunity for you to devote one year in personal growth, leadership training as well as doing interfaith work – globally!!! In July 2011, 30 young leaders will take on extreme poverty and show the power of … Continue reading

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Time to teach religion in schools?

http://www.usatoday.com/news/opinion/forum/2010-10-04-column04_ST_N.htm?csp=usat.me This is an article I found on a friend’s Facebook. It reminds me of when we tried to do Interfaith outreach in Middletown schools last Fall. Our proposal got rejected because such programs are unconstitutional in the United States. … Continue reading

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WesSpeak discussion

If you’ve been following the Argus/Wesleying recently,  you couldn’t have missed a new WesSpeak submitted by alum Martin Benjamin ’57. http://wesleyanargus.com/2010/10/05/open-letter-to-president-roth-6/ Wesleying even includes a “bigger, longer and uncut” version. http://wesleying.org/2010/10/08/martin-benjamins-wespeak-bigger-longer-uncut/ Earlier this week I linked to Martin Benjamin ’57’s  … Continue reading

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