The Hajja Razia Sharif Sheikh Lecture Series was created by Dr. Hamid H. Sheikh and his wife, Amy L. Sheikh, in honor of Dr. Sheikh’s mother. The purpose of the lecture is to promote cultural awareness, tolerance, and understanding and to counter Islamophobia.
2022 Hajja Razia Sharif Sheikh Lecture
Speaker: Dr. Attiya Ahmad, Associate Professor of Anthropology Elliott School of International Affairs at The George Washington University
2017 Hajja Razia Sharif Sheikh Islamic Studies Lecture
Speaker: Amina Wadud, Professor and International Consultant on Islam, Gender and Justice
2016 Hajja Razia Sharif Sheikh Islamic Studies Lecture
Speaker: Professor Sherman Jackson, King Faisal Chair in Islamic Thought and Culture and Professor of Religion and American Studies and Ethnicity