Don’t Get It Twisted: The Oldest University Was Founded by a Muslim Woman

Muslim women have been transforming society since, well, at least 12 centuries ago. Founded in 859, the University of al-Qarawiyyin in Fez, Morocco, is the world’s oldest operating university — it was also endowed by a devout Muslim woman with her inheritance. Fatima al-Fihri, who was Tunisian, donated the funds

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