Bloomsburg University to hold Interfaith Discussion Panel

For Immediate Release

Date: September 11, 2019

Contact: Tom McGuire, Director of Media Relations/Content Strategy

Written By: Kelsey Weaver, Student Communications Assistant

Bloomsburg University to hold Interfaith Discussion Panel

BLOOMSBURG—Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania will hold an Interfaith Discussion Panel on Thursday, Sept. 12, from 6 to 8 p.m. in Centennial Hall, room 239. This event is free and open to the public.

The panel will present different faith communities on campus and in the community to foster the development of a better understanding of the three Abrahamic faiths, embrace diversity and inclusion, and welcome and encourage religious freedom and practice. Sonia Ammar, a faculty member in management and international business, will moderate the discussion between Sobhi Ammar, Mel Endy, Ph.D., Rev. Nancy Light Hardy, and Rabbi Nina Mendel.

The Muslim Student Association is sponsoring the event.

Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education. The university serves approximately 8,700 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of Education, Business, Liberal Arts and Science and Technology.