POWELL, Wyo. — The Heart Mountain Wyoming Foundation is now accepting applications for two week-long workshops for educators to be held in Wyoming this summer. The workshops, entitled “Heart Mountain, Wyoming, and the Japanese American Incarceration,” are supported by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, and will…

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“Jefferson’s Qur’an: Muslims in America 1619-2019”

Muslims. Who are they? Why are they here? What do they want? 
45 min. PowerPoint presentation followed by Q & A: Ask a Muslim Anything. Public presentation, sponsored by the NWC Office of Intercultural Programs Fagerberg Building, Room 70 Northwest College, 231 W. 6th Street, Powell Wyoming Monday, Sept. 23,…

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“Ask A Muslim Anything”

Beyond the soundbite: What is Islam and what does it mean to be a Muslim? Azzi welcomes questions on Islam, on being Muslim in America, on issues related to terrorism and on the geopolitics of the Middle East as he has experienced and understands them. Nothing is off the table….

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Community Conversations with Robert Azzi.

Robert Azzi is a photojournalist, columnist and public speaker who lives in Exeter NH. An Arab American Muslim, he writes on issues of identity, conflict, and Islam, particularly as they apply in the Middle East and the Global South. Born in New Hampshire, he’s lived in Beirut, Cairo, Athens, Jeddah…

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Moving Walls

The Powell Branch Library will be showing “Moving Walls” at 6 p.m., which tells the story of what happened to the barracks that were used during World War II to house internees at various camps around the U.S. In Wyoming, many of the barracks were sold for $1 to homesteaders.

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