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How can we work together to promote better cultural understanding worldwide?

Qais Akbar Omar (GRS’16), a graduate student in the Creative Writing Program, has published a much-praised memoir, A Fort of Nine Towers: An Afghan Family Story. He recalls how the violence and tumult of civil war jolted his family, who, despite losing relatives, their home, and possessions, continued to nurture his wish to attend a university.

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Systems and Integrative Biology Seminar Series

Starts:
12:15 pm on Thursday, October 18, 2012
Ends:
2:00 pm on Thursday, October 18, 2012
Location:
LSE 103
URL:
http://www.bu.edu/bioinformatics/events/sysbioseminars/
Speaker: Riccardo Papa, Department of Biology, University of Puerto Rico All talks to be held in LSE room 103 (24 Cummington St., Boston, MA) on Thursdays. A free lunch will begin at 12:15; talks will begin at 12:45 unless otherwise noted.