A-REC will sponsor a showing of “Journey to Mecca,” a 45-minute movie about the young Ibn Battutah, the 14th century Muslim explorer. The movie will be followed by a discussion about Islam, lead by Ahmed Idrissi Alami, Director of Purdue’s Arabic Program. For more on the film, please see http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1235836/?ref_=ttexrv_exrv_tt. The movie and discussion will take place on January 22, 2014, from 6-8 pm, in room 101/103 (a.k.a. “The Forum Room”). For questions, contact Beth Hoffmann (firstname.lastname@example.org).