WBEZ | the Calling http://www.wbez.org/tags/calling-0 Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Tahera Ahmad works with all faiths as Northwestern University's first Muslim chaplain http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-04-05/tahera-ahmad-works-all-faiths-northwestern-universitys-first-muslim-chap <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/segment/photo/2011-April/2011-04-05/Tahera Ahmad Flickr Ahmed Eid.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>In 2010, Northwestern University appointed its first Muslim chaplain. <a href="http://www.northwestern.edu/religious-life/meet-the-staff.html" target="_blank">Tahera Ahmad</a> was tapped to work with the school’s Muslim population and cultivate interfaith relations on campus. She was featured in the documentary <a href="http://www.whatsyourcalling.org/the-film" target="_blank"><em>The Calling</em></a>, which explores young leadership across different faiths.</p><p>Tahera Ahmad joined <em>Eight Forty-Eight</em> to talk about her role at Northwestern.</p></p> Tue, 05 Apr 2011 13:10:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-04-05/tahera-ahmad-works-all-faiths-northwestern-universitys-first-muslim-chap