It Takes A Team: Part 4
By Juilee Shivalkar
The fourth and last part of this mini-series focuses on Hassan, the newest team member. Click here to read Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3!
The newest addition to this team is Hassan: a newly arrived deaf Somali refugee. Hassan, who arrived in the US nearly 2 months ago, is “a long way from home” as Page Love put it.
Hassan originally fled his home as a small child, fleeing from a city in Somalia to the outskirts of ... Read more >
It Takes A Team: Part 3
By: Johnna Gadomski and Juilee Shivalkar
This is Part 3 of a mini-series about Marwan and his team—St. Bartholomew’s, Page Love, Nathan, Araz, Rebecca, and Hassan. Click here to Read Part 1 and Part 2! Now, we learn more about Marwan and his life here in Clarkston.
After fleeing Aleppo, Marwan and his family made their way to Turkey and then eventually the U.S. He explained to us, through his translator Nathan, that he and his family “had to leave” to escape the ... Read more >