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    Olympian Muhammad discusses fencing career as a minority

    On Wednesday, Feb 15 the Office of Student Development and Leadership at Queens College welcomed Olympic medalist Ibtihaj Muhammad to talk to a packed ballroom about her fencing career as a minority. Muhammad, who graduated from Duke University in 2007 with dual majors in International Affairs and African Studies with a minor in Arabic answered questions from staff and students about her journey in life and how it might have changed now given the current political climate. With a sizeable Muslim population on campus, Director of Student Development & Leadership at QC and the event’s coordinator, Judith Krinitz, made it her mission to bring a speaker for Black History Month…