Noor Cultural Centre

Islamic History Month Lecture: Islam and the Environment

Oct 2nd 2010


Islamic History Month Canada 2010 and Noor Cultural Centre


The Role of Religion in Shaping our Views on the Three E’s: Economy, Environment, and Ethics
Lecture by Dr. Hind Al-Abadleh

Date: Saturday October 2, 2010
Time: 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: Auditorium, Noor Cultural Centre
Admission: No charge

Hind Al-Abadleh is an Associate Professor of Chemistry at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo.  Dr. Al-Abadleh’s formal academic training in chemistry was completed at the United Arab Emirates University, University of Iowa, and Northwestern University.  Her research interests and teaching responsibilities are in the areas of environmental and physical chemistry.  Dr. Al-Abadleh believes that faith communities have an important role to play in addressing environmental issues.  She writes her reflections on this issue at