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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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Annual Pardee Center Reception

4:00 pm on Tuesday, September 9, 2014
6:00 pm on Tuesday, September 9, 2014
Pardee House
The Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future will be hosting our Annual Pardee Center Reception. We will announce what will be happening at the Center during the upcoming year. Please RSVP by September 5.