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Monique Parsons

Monique Parsons appears in the following:

Rabbis Diversify To Connect To Students; Just Don't Bring Up Israel

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

As the number of religious young people declines, Hillel International is trying to build a "big tent" Judaism for secular and religious students alike. But some say that tent may not be big enough.

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U.S. Catholics To Feel Pope's Impact With Archbishop Appointments

Monday, December 22, 2014

Since his election less than 2 years ago, Pope Francis has appointed or promoted some 40 American bishops, elevating new leaders in many cities. The most prominent is the new archbishop of Chicago.

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Interfaith Chaplains Revitalize An Old Role On College Campuses

Thursday, October 16, 2014

A third of young Americans report no religious affiliation. Given the odds, you might expect life around a college chaplain's office to be pretty dull these days. Not so.

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'Unmosqued' Examines Muslim Variant Of Unchurched Youth

Friday, May 23, 2014

A new documentary making the rounds on college campuses is striking a chord with young Muslims. It depicts them drifting away from Islam and argues that mosques are to blame.

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My Father, The Pilot

Sunday, June 16, 2013

We tend to think we have our parents figured out, but we often don't. Reporter Monique Parsons knew her dad as a mild-mannered avocado farmer who rarely strayed from home. On this Father's Day, Parsons tells the story of how she discovered that her father was actually a fearless pilot.

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In Chicago, Dueling Ads Over The Meaning Of 'Jihad'

Friday, March 08, 2013

There is an advertising battle going on over the Arabic term jihad. In Chicago, a group has launched a bus and subway ad campaign meant to reclaim the term jihad from another series of ads that presents jihadists as violent.

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