Weekly Roundup – Arsalan Iftikhar, Daisy Hernandez, Derrick Pitts

Happy Wednesday everyone! Catch up with the latest news from our headlining speakers!

Arsalan Iftikhar has a thoughtful piece in this weeks TIME Magazine  about the misunderstandings of what “Sharia Law” really is, and how it contributes to an unnecessary hostility towards Muslim Americans.

Congratulations to Daisy Hernandez, who starts her new teaching position at Miami University of Ohio this fall. Why didn’t I ever get cool profs like this?

Derrick Pitts recently appeared on the Charlie Rose show to talk about NASA’s Juno spacecraft arriving at Jupiter, and the exciting science this voyage will generate.