An orphan heads to college

Boelte, Kyle
October 2009
High Country News;10/26/2009, Vol. 41 Issue 18, p14
The article profiles Chan Kouth, a 30 year old Sudanese civil war survivor who studied college in the U.S. It stresses that Kuoth was born in Maiwut and in 1992 he fled Sudanese by foot through a refugee camp in Ethiopia where he worked in non-governmental organizations and studied high school. Kuoth notes that he is working hard to finish his study and to go back to his land to help his countrymen and become independent.


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