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Elkhansaa Elguenaoui is Student Speaker at UMass Amherst Undergraduate Commencement on May 6

Elguenaoui, of Medford, majored in neuroscience and psychology with a minor in biology. During her Elkhansaa Elguenaoui four years at UMass  Amherst, Elguenaoui says she is most proud of serving as a resident assistant, traveling to Turkey where she taught English and worked as a hospital intern and serving as the president of the Muslim Student Association in 2014. She also participated in interfaith programs on campus as part of the Office of Religious and Spiritual Life. After graduation, Elguenaoui plans to go backpacking in Europe and then work in neuroscience research for two years, after which she hopes to attend medical school. She also says playing intramural soccer while attending UMass Amherst has been a point of pride for her…more: umass.edu

This 10-year-old is the only student at his remote Scottish island school

10-yeaOut Skerries has a population of just 70 people. Picture: Alamyr-old Aron Anderson is the only pupil at Skerries Community School, which is located on the tiny Scottish island of Out Skerries. The island has a population of just 70 people and covers an area of 5 square kilometres.

Located almost 2 and a half hours from the nearest neighbouring city, Out Skerries is one of the most Eastern of the Shetland Isles…more:  news.com.au

Islamomophobic Handmade: “IU Student Accused of Strangling Muslim Woman, Terrorizing Her and Her Little Daughter

Police arrested an Indiana University student on several charges after he allegedly attacked a Muslim Mug shot: Triceten Bickfordwoman. Witnesses say the assault was racially-motivated….

According to Bloomington Police, a Muslim woman was sitting at the café with her 9-year-old daughter when a man began shouting derogatory phrases and ethnic slurs at the woman.

The man, later identified as Triceten Bickford, 19, allegedly shouted “white power” and “kill them all.” …more /fox59.com