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The Markaz: Resource Center

The Markaz, whose name comes from the Arabic, Farsi, Hebrew, Turkish and Urdu word for "center," is unique in its cultural focus and goal of uplifting student voices from the diverse Muslim community at Stanford. The center provides opportunties to engage with and learn from the complex and varied cultural, political, and social dimensions of Muslim identities and experiences. It aims to serve all students interested in Africa, the Middle East, and central, south and southeast Asia, as well as the American Muslim experience.