Umer Naqqash began his studies as Commerce student, but found his way to the Liberal Studies BA when his Arts courses became his favourite topics of study. He is extremely grateful to all of his professors and hopes to continue his studies in similar fields.

Grad Project with Rita Fadel: The Rights of Women in Islam

Umer and Rita have made a documentary exploring the historical and cultural dimensions of the status of women in Islamic communities and countries.

Project Advisor: David Geary (Documentary)

Tutorial Advisors: Michael Fleming (Philosophy), Ed Lavalle (Political Studies), and Laurel Whitney (Sociology)