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America’s Imam

Imam Zaid Shakir serves the Muslim community all across the United States. Last week, he officiated the janazah and memorial service for Muhammad Ali, which was viewed by millions of people across the globe.


Employment Opportunities

Zaytuna is currently looking for a Regional Development Officer, a Director of Finance and a Human Resources Representative. Click here to learn more.

In the Public Eye

President Hamza Yusuf is striving to represent American Muslims in the public sphere. This week, he spoke to CNN following the Orlando attacks. Read CNN Interview >

Scholarship and Mental Health

Dr. Rania Awaad, a Zaytuna faculty member, also serves on the faculty at the Stanford Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Department. This week, she held an online session on reducing stress in Ramadan.
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Inside Zaytuna College

2016 Summer Programs

An integral part of Zaytuna’s mission is its commitment to community education through varied programs such as the annual Summer Arabic Intensive; satellite seminars across the United States; outdoor education through wilderness treks and camping; as well as the weekly Living Links classes.

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The Zaytuna Curriculum

Zaytuna's unique curriculum emphasizes key foundational texts; an in-depth examination of critical methodological issues; a command of the Arabic language; a familiarity with the most important Islamic sciences; and grounding in law, history, philosophy, science, astronomy, literature, ethics, and politics.

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