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Arshad Vohra

President

I'm Arshad, the President of RU-MSA. I spread beautiful energy on each day and encourage such behavior in others around me.
"Time is a construct
hour for some, day for others
limited to all "

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Abdulrahman Abdulrahman

Brothers' Vice President

Asalamalikum, my name is Abdulrahman Abdulrahman, and I am the Brothers’ Vice President for the 2019-2020 school year. My role is to foster the brotherhood community and assist MSA’s events. I am studying computer science with a minor in biology. Inshallah, I hope to pursue biomedical engineering after my graduation. As a student with Sudanese heritage, I am open to many different cultures and use all my experiences to learn more about Islam. I am a huge Arsenal fan, and I think I am pretty good at soccer and volleyball. I enjoy going to the gym and watching anime.

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Romaisa Syed

Sisters' Vice President

Salaam! My name is Romaisa and I am the Sisters VP this year. I am a senior this year majoring in ITI and minoring in Human Resource! My favorite thing to do is hang out with my cat since she is my best friend. “for whoever does an atoms weight of good will see it” (99:7)”

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Waleed Tariq

Secretary General

Assalamualikum, I'm Waleed Tariq. Rising Junior, Major is Cell Bio & Neuroscience. Big Sports Fan, Love Traveling (esp Road Trips), and can't go a day without chocolate. It took me 20 years to complete my childhood, because I just started to watch Avatar: The Last Airbender. Too good of a show. I never get tired of smiling. I'm just the kind of guy who likes to smile. "Nothing you wear is more important than your smile."

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Faizan Ahmed

Treasurer

I am a sophomore at Rutgers University studying business while also on the pre-med track. I am an avid sport fan and my favorite Hadith(saying) of the Prophet Muhammad (s) “Actions are according to intentions, and everyone will get what was intended.” (Sahih Bukhari)

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Farah Shallan

Event Coordinator

Salams friends! I’m Farah Shallan & I’m the Event Coordinator for this year iA. I’m a Marketing & Sociology double major. I have 3 nieces (for now) so you’ll hear me referencing them pretty often (sorry not sorry). Also, studies have shown that there are benefits to sarcasm, so I’ve taken it up as a second language. So, there’s a 9/10 chance I’m being sarcastic. One of my all time favorite quotes: My heart is at ease knowing that what was meant for me will never miss me, and that what misses me was never meant for me. (Imam Ash-Shafi’i)"

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Sara Rasool

Marketing Director

Salaam! My name is Sara and I am the Marketing Director for MSA this year. I am a senior majoring in public health with a minor in biology and I am pretty sure I could live off of just milkshakes and burgers for the rest of my life. “A kind word is a form of charity.” (Sahih Bukhari)

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Marriem Youssef

Outreach Coordinator

Salam everyone! My name is Marriem Youssef, a senior at RU who is majoring in Cell Biology and Neuroscience with a Minor in Public Health. I am the Outreach Coordinator for MSA this year and my main responsibility is to facilitate and enrich relationships between the RU-MSA and external organizations, both off and on campus. Can’t wait to meet everyone this year! One of my favorite quotes is “There is nothing heavier in the scales than good character.” Prophet Muhammad (SAW)