Alumna Reflects on Summer Spent Working with Refugees in Greece

January 9th, 2017 by 


Cumoletti interviews refugee women at the Schisto Camp, a refugee camp in Athens.

As the European refugee crisis intensified, Mattea Cumoletti ’12, a history major and anthropology minor at the College, spent 10 weeks working at the Greek Forum of Refugees (GFR) in Athens, Greece, through The Advocacy Project, a Washington, D.C.-based nongovernmental organization. Her time was filled visiting camps, learning refugees’ stories and struggles, and advocating for them through her work at GFR.

Read Cumoletti’s reflection on her summer in Athens in the Winter 2017 issue of the Holy Cross Magazine.

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