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Wake Forest News – May 11, 2022
WFU student and faculty-led groups help support local refugees

Times Union – April 16, 2022
On Siena Campus, Afghan Refugees Find Home

Hamilton – March 29, 2022
AXB Returns with Three Service Trips

The Virginian Pilot – March 28, 2022
ODU Offers Housing, Help to Refugee Families

Williamsburg Yorktown Daily (WYDaily) – March 24, 2022
‘Every Campus a Refuge’: Local University Hosts Refugee Family

IngenioUs by Melissa Morriss-Olson – March 22, 2022
Changing the World and Your Campus One Refugee at a Time: Every Campus a Refuge with Dr. Diya Abdo

WHRO Public Media – March 21, 2022
Part of a Growing National Movement, Old Dominion University Will Host a Refugee Family on Campus

13 News Now – March 15, 2022
ODU to Host Family from Syria as Part of ‘Every Campus a Refuge’ Initiative

Welcome US – February 18, 2022
Albany | Russell Sage College

The Siena Political Science – February 11, 2022
The Siena Every Campus A Refuge

AACU Liberal Education – February 9, 2022
Resettlement Campuses Are the Future of Higher Education: How Colleges and Universities Can Help Rebuild America’s Refugee Resettlement Capacity

Guilford College – January 26, 2022
ECAR Receives $40,000 Grant

Guilford College – January 25, 2022
ECAR Launches Map Tool

Welcoming America – January 25, 2022
Georgia, North Carolina Nonprofits Receive Funding to Bridge Immigrant, Non-Immigrant Communities

VermontBiz – January 13, 2022
ECDC Partners with World Learning to Serve Refugees in Southern Vermont

The Academic Minute – January 12, 2022
Diya Abdo, Guilford College – Resettlement Campuses are the Future of Higher Education

Yes! Weekly – January 12, 2022
Guilford College Opens Second ECAR House

Guilford College – December 8, 2021
Diya Abdo Participates in White House Roundtable

J.M. Kaplan Fund – November 15, 2021
Diya Abdo | Every Campus A Refuge | 2021 J.M.K. Innovation Prize

Times Union – September 23, 2021
This Local College Will Be Hosting a Refugee Family

Niskanen Center – March 10, 2021
More Than 50 Organizations Call Upon Biden Administration To Pursue Campus Sponsorship of Refugees

Ted x Wake Forest University Talk – February 2020
Revisioning the University Campus

Spectrum News 1 – December 9, 2019
Guilford College Hosts Refugee Families 

The World – September 9, 2019
Campus Housing Takes on New Meaning as US Considers More Caps on Refugee Resettlement

Unsafe Haven – December 5, 2018
Chapter 3: Resettlement And The Swiss Cheese Problem

The Chronicle of Higher Education – April 24, 2018
‘We Can Eat, We Can Live’: How Refugees Are Finding Home on an American Campus

United Nations Together Campaign – January 10, 2018
At UN, Universities Spotlight Hands-On Approach to Integrating Refugees

UN News Centre – January 10, 2018
Every Campus A Refuge… U.S. University Opens Doors to Refugee Hosting

Fox 8 News – January 9, 2018
Guilford College Professor Starts ‘Every Campus A Refuge’ Program to Help Refugees

No Lost Generation GWU – March 31, 2017
Live Conference with IOM USA, ECAR, and the UN Special Youth Envoy

NC Policy Watch – February 20, 2017
Diya Abdo of Guilford College Discusses the Initiative ‘Every Campus A Refuge’ – An Initiative to Get College and University Campuses to Host Refugee Families

Inside Higher Ed – February 15, 2017
‘Every Campus a Refuge,’ but Can Refugees Come?

The Chronicle – February 8, 2017
Hosting Refugees: Visiting Professor Gives Talk on How Universities Can Help Families Resettle

WUNC 91.5 North Carolina Public Radio – December 13, 2016
Making Every Campus A Refuge

NPR News – November 26, 2015
In Bid To Welcome Refugees, Campaign Hopes To Make ‘Every Campus A Refuge’

WBAL News Radio 1090 AM 101.5 FM – November 24, 2015
Diya Abdo on the C4 Show

The Washington Post – November 20, 2015
What If Every U.S. College Campus Offered to House a Syrian Refugee Family?

News & Record – October 22, 2015
Our Opinion: The Quaker Way

Spectrum News 1 – October 15, 2015
Guilford College Ready to Help Syrian Refugees 

The Daily Tar Heel – October 4, 2015
Q&A with Professor Diya Abdo about Syrian Refugee Crisis

Higher Ed Immigration Portal
Every Campus A Refuge (ECAR) Launches Mapping Tool

United Nations Academic Impact
Resettlement Campuses are the Future of Higher Education

U.S. Department of State
University Engagement Toolkit: How Campuses Are Helping Refugees