Halal meat is served in the dining hall Monday through Thursday. Room 345 in the Campus Center is open all day long for prayers. The closest mosque is just 10 minutes from campus. That is just some of the useful information displayed on the webpage for the Muslim Student Association at the University. The website is clearly designed to alleviate the anxieties of young people trying to balance their faith with college life. Apparently, in the eyes of the New York Police Department, notices about ice cream socials for Muslim teenagers are also the potential breeding ground for terrorism.
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