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S02 E01 – New Beginnings


They say girls shouldn’t go to school. And by they, we mean Boko Haram.  We share the story of Serena, a Nigerian student whose family fled the terror group and settled down in Flint, Michigan, during the water crisis. Now, she studies pre-med in Houston. Join J.R. and Kelsey as they explore new beginnings.  


  • They Say Girls Shouldn’t Go To School 
    Serena’s story as told to Rylee Fritsch from The Facing Project at Mott Community College in Flint, Michigan.
    Performed by Sasha Donati  

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