Refugee Awareness Week 2017

Week 6 (May 8th – May 12th) is Refugee Awareness Week at UCI!

Join Hearts of Mercy at UCI, Fresh START, the UCI Blum Center for Poverty Alleviation, and the Olive Tree Initiative during Refugee Awareness Week to explore these questions and more as we seek to gain perspective and understanding “Through Refugee Eyes.”

Various on-campus events will occur throughout the week, including speakers, virtual reality experiences, involvement opportunities, and more. You can view the full event lineup here.

On May 11th, Blum Ambassador Lydia Natoolo will be participating in “Speed Learning: The Causes & Concerns of Refugees Globally.” To learn more about this event, visit this page.