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Archive for September, 2019

 
  • Reflections on Human Rights, Faith, and The Border

    Reflections on Human Rights, Faith, and The Border

    by Zac Johnson ’22, work study student for the DHRC@FHI Well over 150 students and community members filed into White Lecture Hall on Monday, September 23rd to hear Muslim advocate, professor, and […]

     
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  • My experience in Camasca

    My experience in Camasca

    By Anisha Watwe On our last day in Camasca, we decided to walk through the town one last time. There is one main road that runs straight through the town […]

     
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  • Updates from Camasca!

    Updates from Camasca!

    By Anisha Watwe, Duke University Class of ’21 Since I’ve been away, a conversation I’ve had way too frequently with some of my friends and family starts a little like […]

     
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  • Are Concentration Camps Back? And What Can We Do?

    Are Concentration Camps Back? And What Can We Do?

    By Srishti Saha, Masters in Interdisciplinary Data Science, ‘21 Last week, the Duke Human Rights Center at the Franklin Humanities Institute and the Forum for Scholars and Publics held an […]

     
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  • Why the Human Rights Certificate? Interview with Isabel Shepard

    Why the Human Rights Certificate? Interview with Isabel Shepard

    This interview was conducted over email with Isabel Shepard, a senior undergraduate student enrolled in the Human Rights Certificate Program, completing a major in Cultural Anthropology, by Miranda Gershoni, a […]

     
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  • 2019-2020 Teaching for Equity Fellows – Health Professions Educators

    2019-2020 Teaching for Equity Fellows – Health Professions Educators

     
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  • Reflections and Resolutions

    Reflections and Resolutions

    by Selin Ocal With the Human Rights Summer Research Grant, I had the opportunity to stay in Durham and perform work in the unique area of prisoner rights and healthcare. […]

     
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  • The Great Atlanta Fire of 1917

    The Great Atlanta Fire of 1917

    By Gino Nuzzolillo On May 21st, 1917, residential segregation, substandard housing, and inadequate municipal infrastructure underpinned the worst disaster in Atlanta since the city’s destruction by General William Tecumseh Sherman […]

     
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  • Esther Kwarteng Reflects on Summer in Honduras

    Esther Kwarteng Reflects on Summer in Honduras

    By Esther Kwarteng As our remaining time in Camasca winds down, I have done a lot of reflecting about how I’ve spent my time here. I have done so much […]

     
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  • Adjusting to a new place

    Adjusting to a new place

    By Esther Kwarteng  Prior to arriving in Camasca, Honduras, I was anxious. I wasn’t sure how to feel about being the only Black woman in a town that does not […]

     
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