Gold Star Father of Muslim UVA Alum Talks Inclusion, Tolerance at Public Forum in Old Cabell Hall

Tue, 11/01/2016 - 00:00 -- mes3xg

Khizr Khan spoke during a public conversation hosted by UVA's Miller Center on Tuesday evening.Hundreds of students, faculty and members of the Charlottesville community gathered at the University of Virginia on Tuesday evening for a public conversation with Khizr Khan, the father of U.S. Army Capt. and UVA alum Humayun Khan, who was killed in Iraq in 2004. The elder Khan rose to prominence when, standing with his wife Ghazala, he eulogized his son at the Democratic National Convention in July and waved his pocket-sized copy of the Constitution, which he carries regularly. (READ MORE)

Source: UVA Today (Jane Kelly)