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Coming Home from War: From the War in Sudan to Refuge to American Citizenship
May 11, 2017
South Burlington Public Library (located in University Mall)
Akol Aguek will share his life story as a minor who was separated from his parents by the Second Sudanese Civil War at the age of nine. He spent over a decade in refugee camps in Ethiopia and Kenya before he came to Vermont in the summer of 2001 as one of the Lost Boys of Sudan. Aguek is currently an International Student Advisor and Designated School Official at the University of Vermont. Refreshments will be served. This is the fourth of five programs in the monthly Coming Home from War speaker series.