Meet the New Ms. Marvel — A Female, Muslim, Pakistani Superhero

Meet the New Ms. Marvel — A Female, Muslim, Pakistani Superhero

Who are some of the first superheroes that come to your mind? Superman, Spiderman, Batman, the Hulk, Ironman, Captain America… and what do they have in common? They’re all white dudes.

Comic companies are trying to diversify their superhero ranks. There have been non-white characters, and even a few Muslim heros.

Marvel Comics announced a new superhero comic book series featuring Kamala Khan: a Muslim, Pakistani 16-year-old who lives in New Jersey. She’ll be taking on the name of Ms. Marvel, after the former Ms. Marvel, who is now going by Captain Marvel.

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Meet the New Ms. Marvel — A Female, Muslim, Pakistani Superhero

Meet the New Ms. Marvel — A Female, Muslim, Pakistani Superhero

Comic companies are trying to diversify their superhero ranks. There have been non-white characters, and even a few Muslim heros.

Marvel Comics announced a new superhero comic book series featuring Kamala Khan: a Muslim, Pakistani 16-year-old who lives in New Jersey. She’ll be taking on the name of Ms. Marvel, after the former Ms. Marvel, who is now going by Captain Marvel.

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Number of Saudi Students On U.S. College Campuses Growing

Number of Saudi Students On U.S. College Campuses Growing

Despite the negative stereotypes surrounding Saudi Arabians, many Saudis in the United States are university students. Saudi presence on American campuses has grown significantly over the past seven years. Saudis amount to 4.5 percent of international students in the country.

In universities throughout Michigan, Saudis rank fifth in the number of international students. They make up 5 percent of the State’s foreign student body.

In 2006, the Saudi Higher Education Ministry established a scholarship program to send students to universities abroad.

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November Issue: ‘Linsanity’ Revisits the Incredible Sports Phenomenon

November Issue: ‘Linsanity’ Revisits the Incredible Sports Phenomenon

It was Christmas Day, 2011, and Jeremy Lin was alone on a plane flying back home to Palo Alto, Calif. The second-year NBA player had just been placed on waivers again, this time by the Houston Rockets. Two days later, Lin learned that he had been picked up by the New York Knicks. But this was not necessarily cause for celebration. After being tossed around by teams and sent to the D-League numerous times, Lin, at this point, was frustrated, burnt out and unsure of his future in the NBA.

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How To Be Honestly prepared financially………“Being ready”

In past articles, I emphasized the importance of providing our loved ones with financial security no matter how small or large our family is and the size of the estate. What counts is how we plan to provide our loved ones with “options” and not obligations, based on most often – limited resources. The good news is late last year; we discovered a Life Insurance product that would address most of our lifetime major concerns.

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How To Choose A Franchise And Build A Successful Business

Six Ways To Finance Your Dream

Staring your own business has been your life-long dream. And while unemployment is at an all-time high and many who are employed are facing layoffs, some would advise that it’s the perfect time to pursue your endeavor. So, you research your proposed idea and write a detailed business plan. Now the real challenge – finding financing.

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How To Choose A Franchise And Build A Successful Business

How To Write To The Bank And Attract New Business

One of the most fundamental ways to attract new business is by improving your business writing skills. The initial approach to a prospective new business client is often through a proposal, presentation or sales letter. Writing effective business documents and marketing collateral that gain the attention of your target audience requires skills in planning, researching, and organizing content.

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