March 7, 2017
A Normal Life: Syrian Refugees in Istanbul
More than 3 million Syrians have sought refuge in Turkey, 300,000 of them in Istanbul alone. The Yusra Community Center where I volunteered in June/July 2016 illuminates the refugee experience, efforts to relieve their suffering, and the kind of daily attention that tries to re-build a normal life.
I SEE YOU: Celebrating Women’s History
2016 marked the 20th year in which women have been part of the South Carolina Corps of Cadets at the Citadel. Dr. Connie Ledoux Book, first female Provost at The Citadel, will share her experiences and thoughts relating to women’s history.