Dr. Ahmed Fadaam, previously a local reporter in Baghdad, knows what a war zone looks like. “I'm leaving the house and there's a huge explosion that happened just a few blocks from where I live, and it's a car bomb,” he said, describing a specific day.
The Elon University admissions application is getting an update, changes ranging from different essay questions to new scholarships and gap semester programs. "We are deliberate as ever in trying to get to know our applicants," said Greg Zaiser, dean of admissions.
There are six billion people on the planet, and one in every seven goes to bed hungry. Oxfam is a well-known, international organization that works toward fighting statistics like this and creating lasting solutions to poverty, hunger and injustice.