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With Welcoming Stance, Conservative Utah Charts Its Own Course on Refugees
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Naima spent her entire childhood in a refugee camp in Kenya. Now she has a Master’s in Social Work and is making a difference in the lives of families, helping and lifting others as she was helped and lifted.


Refugee Education Initiative Helps Refugees Go to College
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Refugees, Utah's newest pioneers, to be featured in Days of '47 Parade float
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From refugee to college degree: New U.S. citizens graduate with help from University of Utah
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O.C. Tanner leads the career placement program with ONE refugee

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From Myanmar to Logan: One USU students long journey to Utah and back
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'Don't I know you?': Forging a friendship in the most unlikely of places
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Westminster student rises above a traumatic past to make a difference in the world
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Local group supports, celebrates refugee students

KSL News — Salt Lake City

Dinner is usually a time where friends and family can come together. “We’ve had African food and Nepali food,” said Hussein, a refugee now living in Utah.
Most of the people attending a dinner Monday night at This is The Place Heritage Park were students…read more


Utah nonprofit helps hundreds of refugees go to college

CNN Money — Salt Lake City

Up until she was 13, the only place Kai Sin called home was the refugee camp where she was born after her family escaped ethnic violence in Myanmar….read more


Refugee students lead Women of Tomorrow club at University of Utah

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University of Utah students visit Washington DC and meet with Senator Orin Hatch.

March 14, 2017 — Washington D.C.