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Uncovering the truth about the hijab: students share their experiences

Photo illustration of a female donning the hijab, a head covering worn by many Muslim females in public. 

Ulaa Kuziez and Tasneem Nasufovic

February 13, 2020

Hijab is an Arabic word meaning barrier or partition. In Islam, it is not only interpreted in its literal meaning, but exemplifies the principle of modesty, which includes both behavior and dress for males and females. The most visible form of hijab is the head covering worn by many Muslim women in pu...

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Claire Martin, Staff Writer

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Three girls explain what it is like to wear the hijab.

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