Photo by Mary Henning. Courtney Gasner-White (left) and Lucia Martin (right) debate during their concurrent session titled "Debating Genocide."

Student presenters set symposium record

The Faith, Reason and World Affairs Symposium “Beyond Genocide: Learning to Help and Hope” set a record for student involvement this year, with 11 out of the 15 selected concurrent […]

 

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