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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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Cognitive Dysfunction in Contact Sports and Its Relation to Alzheimer’s Disease and Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy

Starts:
12:00 pm on Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Ends:
1:00 pm on Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Location:
R-115, 72 E Concord St
URL:
http://www.bu.edu/alzresearch/news-events/upcoming-events/lecture-series/
Join the ADC and Dr. Daniel Seichepine for this exciting presentation. This lecture is part of the BU ADC's Bi-Monthly Lecture Series; basic and clinical scientists provide lectures on key topics in Alzheimer's research. All students, staff and faculty are welcome to attend. Lunch will be provided.