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Jihad Al-Jabban
Jihad Al-Jabban is a Muslim and first generation Syrian-American from Grand Blanc, Michigan. He is currently a sophomore at Princeton University studying molecular biology and neuroscience. He is the president of the Muslim Student Association at Princeton University and a co-convener of the Religious Life Council (an interfaith group). An interesting fact: He is a triplet.

Entries by Jihad Al-Jabban

Nabila's Plea: The Case Against Congressional Apathy

(3) Comments | Posted November 5, 2013 | 2:32 PM

Late October 2012, Nabila Rehman and her family were working in the vast fields in Northern Waziristan (northwestern Pakistan). It was just a few days before Eid Al-Adha, a festive holiday where Muslims honor the willingness of Abraham to sacrifice his son Ismail as a sign of submission to God....

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The Sanctity of the University

(5) Comments | Posted January 17, 2013 | 7:06 PM

January 15th marked the day all Princeton students dread -- Dean's Date. Dean's Date is akin to D-Day, when all that time procrastinating during Reading Week comes to haunt us as we desperately write tens of pages over prompts we do not even understand. But, like any other Dean's Date,...

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NYPD, Muslims Are Americans Too

(58) Comments | Posted February 29, 2012 | 7:53 PM

I was on my way to the Detroit Metro Airport for my first trip to Syria and Egypt, my countries of origin. After a long drive and some exhaustive hours of hauling countless bags, we were finally in line for the security check. My family crossed through but I, a...

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