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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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2014 Pardee Graduate Summer Fellowship Applications Open

All Day
on Thursday, January 30, 2014
URL:
http://www.bu.edu/pardee/research/graduate-summer-fellows/
The application period will open for the 2014 Pardee Graduate Summer Fellowship program open to all Boston University graduate students. Specific 2014 program details TBA, but general information available at link below.