The group will be student-led with the help of Associate Campus Pastor Jason Steffenhagen and a staff adviser.
A letter from the editor.
Eboo Patel, the latest convocation speaker, formerly served on President Barack Obama’s Advisory Council on Faith-Based Neighborhood Partnerships and wrote the foreword to two Bethel professors’ book.
The former member of President Barack Obama’s Advisory Council on Faith-Based Neighborhood Partnerships is also the founder of Interfaith Youth Core, inspired by his own identity as an American Muslim.
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