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Student Spotlight: Halah Zumrawi

Why TISA? The Islamic Seminary of America is an institution that I could only dream of as a younger student. I was drawn in by their exceptional faculty, their valuing of female scholarship, and the diversity of lived experiences reflected in their student body. I am continuously blown away by TISA’s dedication to making their...
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Dr. Bahiyyah Muhammad joins TISA as Visiting Faculty for Summer 2021

Bahiyyah Muhammad Visiting Faculty Member, TISA Assistant Professor | Department of Sociology and Anthropology College of Arts & Sciences, Howard University Bahiyyah M. Muhammad received her B.S. in Administration of Justice from Rutgers University- New Brunswick Campus with a minor in Psychology and a Criminology Certificate. As an undergraduate, she became a Ronald E. McNair...
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TISA Board Chair Named ISNA on 2020-22 Leadership Team

ISNA Presents its new 2020-22 Leadership Team ISNA’s new 2020-22 leadership team was inducted during the ISNA’s 57th — and first virtual — Annual Convention. Outgoing president Dr. Sayyid Muhammad Syeed said, “We, as members of ISNA, celebrate the fact that no other Islamic organization in the world and no Muslim country has had uninterrupted...
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ISF Founding Board Member Yale Chaplain Omer Bajwa Joins MEC

TISA Advisory Board Member | Director of Muslim Life, Yale University | Instagram: @ivymolvi Founding board member of the Islamic Seminary Foundation and valued Advisory Board Member of TISA, Chaplain Omer Bajwa has recently joined the board of the Muslim Endorsement Council. About Chaplain Omer Bajwa He earned his Graduate Certificate in Islamic Chaplaincy from...
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Volunteer Spotlight: Asim Ghouse is #TISAStrong

As the year comes to an end, we wanted to take a moment and highlight one of our best volunteers. Our volunteers are enthusiastic about giving their time and using their skills to work as teacher’s assistants, going above and beyond the call of duty. Thank you, Asim Ghouse! Stay #TISAStrong
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Dean Yasir Qadhi to Teach Two New Spring 2021 courses

On Character & Spirituality MAIS-631 Advanced Akhlaq and Spirtuality A thorough exploration of the dimensions of Islamic character and spirituality. Learn about ‘ihḥsān’ and how it’s been understood by various authorities and strands across Islamic history. The course will have two running tracks: an academic track, and a spiritual one. In the academic track, the...
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Dr. Jones Teams Up with CAIR’s Atty. Roula Allouch and Stanford University’s Dr. Rania Awaad

Dr. Rania Awaad, Clinical Associate Prof. Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences | Practices at Stanford Hospital and Clinics Dr. James E. Jones, Prof. Emeritus of World Religions/African Studies at Manhattanville College | Executive VP at TISA Attorney Roula Allouch, Chair of National Board of Directors, Council on American Islamic Relations (CAIR) Professors Allouch, Jones, and Awaad...
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Watch the Joint Book Talk

How Millennials Can Lead Us Out of the Mess We’re In: A Jew, a Muslim, and a Christian Share Leadership Lessons from the Life of Moses   During troubled times, millions have been inspired by the stories and spiritual lessons of the selfless leadership of Moses. In a world increasingly affected by political, social, and...
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Financial and Human Resource Management Course COVID-19 Discount

As an institution that never turns a student away for financial hardship, we understand that times are tough for many of our students and their families. In support of this the Seminary is offering a 50% discount to students registered for the Financial & Human Resource Management Course for this upcoming term (Spring 2021). Registration...
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