Mohammad is an undergraduate student at Columbia University studying sociology. His academic interests focus on decolonization in the Middle East and beyond. He intends to bridge his academic research with his holistic views on Shi’ism. As a Shi’i student, Mohammad participates in Columbia’s MSA and enjoys his time in the Shi’i community there. He hopes to encourage the creation of more Shi’i programming and spread greater awareness of Islamic pluralism in general during his time at Columbia. In his free time, Mohammad enjoys writing and reading religious poetry.