Tomorrow, Thursday, November 29, the Global Studies Center presents a Global Salon—Building a Fugees Academy: Refugee Youth and Education. The event, which begins at noon, will feature Smith College alumna Luma Mufleh ’97, founder and director of Fugees Family, Inc. Luma will speak about her experience working with child survivors of war.
GSC Global Salons [...]
The Smith College Community Service Office is looking for volunteers to work with students who are refugees from all over the world. Volunteers will be paired with children from the Kensington Magnet Elementary School in Springfield to provide one-on-one mentoring on a weekly basis.
Students interested in the mentoring program should attend the orientation meeting [...]
Luma Mufleh '97 was awarded a 2010 Smith Medal for her work with the Fugees.
Luma Mufleh ’97, graduated from Smith College with a degree in anthropology, moved to Atlanta, and held a number of odd jobs post-graduation. While in Georgia, Luma noticed a diverse group of boys playing soccer in the street just [...]