|Advisor||Dr. Zachery Heernemail@example.com|
Project Nur was founded in August 2007 as a response to tensions on college campuses across the U.S. Project Nur intends to implement meaningful civic, direct services, and cultural initiatives on campus centered on human rights, civil rights, social justice, tolerance, understanding, and co-existence in an attempt to help diminish stereotypes and misunderstandings. Project Nur will abide by all ofldaho State University's policies as an active student group on campus.
Project Nur is a student led-initiative advocating for social justice by empowering responsible leaders to cultivate an environment of acceptance and mutual respect between Muslims and other communities. Project Nur achieves this mission by fulfilling the following goals.
1. Leading a movement to promote the principles of human rights and civil rights in the United States and around the world by raising awareness through programs and events.
2. Engaging student leaders in civic and entrepreneurial initiatives by actively participating in projects in our local communities and abroad.
3. Providing a space for students of different cultural backgrounds and experiences to celebrate the diversity in our nation and challenge stereotypes.
4. Creating an eclectic community that gathers Muslims and non-Muslims of diverse perspectives, based on the principles of social justice and pluralism.