Viking swords were deliberately broken before they were placed in the grave so they could never be used again. They also had names like Viper or Widow-Maker. The sword from Woodstown/Waterford, Ireland is on display in Reginald’s Tower.
Role model of the week- Dalia Mogahed: The First Hijabi in the White House
Dalia Mogahed was propelled into the international spotlight when she became President Barack Obama’s advisor on Muslim affairs. Born in Egypt, she is the president and CEO of Mogahed Consulting, a consulting firm specializing in Muslim societies and the Middle East. She co-authored the book Who Speaks For Islam?What a Billion Muslims Really Think, based on six years of research and more than 50,000 interviews. Mogahed has been widely recognized as one of the most influential Arab women in the world.