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Education faculty Lisa Hoffman leads workshop on adult literacy for World Refugee Day Summit20th June 2016

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—For a refugee, learning the language of the host community is essential to becoming integrated and leading a full and productive life. If the refugee is coming to the United States, and is already educated in her own tongue, she still needs to learn to speak and read English. It …

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IU Southeast psychology professor conducts research on Liberian child soldiers with PTSD12th February 2016

By Kristin Kennedy A former Liberian child soldier found he could no longer eat red meat or red sauce in public because it reminded him of when he was forced to eat other human beings’ arms and legs. Another Liberian was affected by seeing 400 children being buried alive by a bulldozer. These are just …

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