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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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GPN Chalk Talk-Christopher Harvey

Starts:
9:30 am on Friday, November 9, 2012
Ends:
10:30 am on Friday, November 9, 2012
Location:
5 Cummington -113
Christopher Harvey-Assistant Professor, Department of Neurobiology, Harvard Medical School. "Neuronal circuit dynamics in the mouse parietal cortex"