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“This Is My Home Now,” Montagnards in America

“This Is My Home Now,” Montagnards in America

Caleb Amstutz, Staff Writer

October 30, 2015

On Oct. 25, the culture and history of the Montagnard people, our allies in the Vietnam War, was formally recognized on Guilford College’s campus. This celebration was designed to teach the Guilford community about this important refugee group found largely in North Carolina. The ceremony included...

Montagnard community struggles to acquire health care

Aiperi Iusupova, Staff Writer

November 14, 2014

A majority of undocumented immigrants become captives of daily fear and stress once they leave the borders of their own land to pursue happiness and well-being in another country. For many immigrants in the U.S., beginning a new life as foreigners is a challenge. They are condemned to constant discrimination,...

Bonner students find success in independent service sites

Nicole Zelniker, Staff Writer

September 26, 2014

From the Montagnard community in Vietnam to the refugee children in Greensboro, student initiatives have reached far and wide with aid from the Bonner Center. This year, four independent sites have already made a significant impact. The oldest site is the African Youth Initiative, which began about...