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The 'Other' Holy Land

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Iraqi Kurdistan

Dispel your misconceptions of Iraq with this hour-long armchair travel presentation through one of the world's most notoriously newsworthy regions. Through a combination of facts, photos and memoir reflections, hear a first-hand account of building a life in a post-conflict war zone.

The 'Other' Holy Land

Explore the shared heritage of revered Christian and Jewish sites in Iraq from Babel to Babylon and beyond. In the process, discover a surprising diversity of faith across the Middle East, and even within your own faith tradition.

Agents of Change

Based on 5 years of practice-based inquiry connecting elite Iraqi high-school students with disenfranchised local refugees, this half-hour presentation blends personal stories with current issues surrounding the global refugee crisis, the role of service-learning in education, and how to cultivate empathy in leadership.

 

Creating Agents of Change

 

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Creating Agents of Change

Olathe Rotary Club, KS

Our Shared Heritage: a journey through Christian and Jewish sites of the Middle East

Westbrook Church, Overland Park, KS

Armchair Travel: Iraq

Olathe Public Library, KS

Creating Agents of Change

Overland Park Rotary Club, KS

Kurdistan Stories: A travelogue

Westbrook Church, Overland Park, KS

There are other ways

Iraqi Traveller's Cafe, Baghdad