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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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Memory Loss and Aging: What You Need to Know

10:00 am on Thursday, February 14, 2013
11:00 am on Thursday, February 14, 2013
Elizabeth Daube, Education Programs Manager for the Boston University Alzheimer's Disease Center, will present "Memory Loss and Aging: What You Need to Know" at the ABCD Elm Hill Family Service Center.