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University staff should go to mosques and working class youth clubs to improve campus diversity, says watchdog

Universities should consider reaching out to mosques to recruit more students from ethnic minorities, regulator suggestsUK university staff should consider spending time in mosques and youth centres across the country to boost the number of students from minority groups, the higher education regulator has said.

Sir Michael Barber, chair of the Office for Students (OfS), has accused UK universities of “passively waiting” for underrepresented students to apply, instead of seeking them out. ..more:  .independent

Arabic Class for Beginners

The Islamic Society of Western Massachusetts will offer a free Arabic class for beginners every Tuesday from 6:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. starting on September 9, 2014. This class will focus on the teaching of “modern Arabic vocabulary combined with…