Our popular Annual Iftaar and Dinner event is back for 2011. We are excited to announce that this year's event is in cosponsorship with the Arab American Bar Association and the Muslim Law Students Association at IIT Kent College of Law.
Our guest speakers: Matt Rooney and Reema Ahmad
Matt Rooney, Mayer Brown
Matt Rooney is a with the law firm Mayer Brown. He oversees the firm’s pro bono projects around the world. Rooney visited Iraq last year, where he trained a group of trial lawyers via a program developed by Heartland Alliance International, a Chicago organization that provides a range of services for refugees, asylum seekers, and victims of torture.
Reema Ahmad, Executive Director, Project Mobilize
Reema Ahmad has been a long time advocate of political engagement throughout her local community. Whether it was organizing issue forums while in University, increasing voter awareness in her hometown of Milwaukee, or connecting constituents with their elected officials, she is a firm believer in the civic responsibilities inherent to a full realization of patriotism.
Event: Annual MBA Iftaar and Dinner
Cosponsored by: Arab American Bar Association & MLSA at IIT-Kent College of Law
Date: Thursday, August 18, 2011
Time: 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Place: Chicago-Kent College of Law
Main Event Room, 10th Floor
(Advance Registration Required)