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Impact x2 Qais

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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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With your help, students like Qais gain the skills they need to tell their story and give us a broader understanding of the world.

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Co-Curricular Event: Museum of Fine Arts

6:30 pm on Wednesday, March 27, 2013
8:00 pm on Tuesday, March 26, 2013
465 Huntington Avenue, Boston MA
Curatorial staff will host a presentation for students followed by a private tour. (site visit)