Introduction of ICA
by Denni Kurniawan*
Islam and Culture Association is one of an association in CHU, and was founded in 6 January 2010 in CHU. The aim of this club association is to gather Muslim students in CHU and introduce about Islam and the culture to Taiwanese friends in CHU and Taiwan.
Since Muslim in Taiwan is minorities, sometimes need hard work to get information about Islam in Taiwan. This association also try to collect all information about Islam in Taiwan, such as the location Mosque, location of Halal Restaurant, etc; and then spread them so makes things easy.
In addition to introduce about Islam culture, ICA also can be a place to introduce the culture of their members home country to Taiwanese friends. ICA's members come from several country, such as Indonesia, Jordan, and Gambia. It's often for ICA members to join culture activity or performs traditional dance, such traditional dance from Aceh, Indonesia.
The last but not least, ICA club association also can be place of their members to overcome the stress or boredom of study. And it's often ICA club association manage a trip go around Taiwan or learn Taiwanese culture or history. In addition to overcome the stress, this activity also is believed can strengthen and unite ICA members.
To find out more about ICA and our activities, please go deeper inside this blog. :)
*Denni Kurniawan is the first President of Islam and Culture Association Club - Chung Hua University