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FIU Visiting Fulbright scholar Svetlana Kurbanova celebrates Uzbek poetry at FIU


Svetlana Kurbanova, an FIU Visiting Fulbright scholar, is bringing the celebration of renowned Uzbek poets to FIU.

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Zakat, or almsgiving, is one of the five pillars of Islam. Dr. Iqbal Akhtar, associate professor of religious studies, explains the meaning of Zakat and why it matters.

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