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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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Physics Colloquium

Starts:
3:30 pm on Tuesday, October 30, 2012
Location:
Metcalf Science Center, Room 109 .
Contact Name:
W. Somers
"Two-Slit Diffraction with Highly Charged Particles: Niels Bohr's Consistency Argument that the Electromagnetic Field Must Be Quantized" Gordon Baym University of Illinois, Urbana-Champagne Refreshments served at 3 PM in 1st floor lounge