Assalamu Aleikum! Welcome to the Muslim community of Mount Holyoke College! Our faith group is home to everybody: to Muslims of all backgrounds and to those who are just curious about Islam.
Please join us at our Jumma Lunches (Halal meals cooked by our special chef) from 12 to 1 PM at *Eliot House Lounge every Friday. The Friday prayer begins at 12:45 PM in the *Muslim Prayer Room (the ground floor of Eliot House).
Other Weekly Programs
Muslima Conversations (Discussions about women's issues in Islam), 1-2 PM, Fridays, *Eliot House Lounge.
Halaqa, 11 AM, Saturdays, Blanchard Center, Room 108. The topic of Spring 2015 semester is "The Tradition of Islamic Supplication".
My full name is Elizaveta Lozovaya but please call me just Liza (pronounced as Leeza). ALWAYS feel free to ask questions and to make suggestions!
Muslim Chaplain’s Office Hours:
Wednesdays, 1-2 PM;
Friday, 2:00-3:00 PM; or by appointment.
Muslim Chaplain’s Email Address:
Join the Muslim Chaplain on Facebook:
Muslim Student Association
MUSLIM STUDENTS' ASSOCATION (MSA) Board Members 2014-2015:
Co-chairs: Umme Lena and Sundus Noeen
Five-College Rep: Nishath Rahman
Multifaith Liaison: Ateka Mirza
Secretary: Anga Khan
SGA Rep: Huda Alawa
Social Chair: Erum Rahman
Treasurer: Eman Humsey
Muslim Prayer Room
The Muslim prayer room is complete with prayer rugs for anyone wishing a quiet space for their daily prayers. Prayer Times Sheets are available in the Eliot House Lounge on the entry bookcase and outside the Muslim Prayer Room.
Halal Meals on Campus
For Halal dining options, please go to https://www.mtholyoke.edu/dining/halal.
Hampshire Mosque: http://www.hampshiremosque.org/
Islamic Society of Western Mass: http://masjidma.com/