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Sound from across the sea: Syrian musicians play Wings for Dreams

Salaam plays various songs throughout the course of dinner during the

Abigail Suddarth

November 5, 2015

Dena El Saffar and Tim Moore want to touch people’s lives through music. The married couple of 18 years make up the Arabic band Salaam, which performed at the Wings for Dreams at 6 p.m. Monday  in Carter Hall. The event raised money to help the Syrian refugees receive an education. “All the tim...

Syrian refugees share their stories

Megan Thorne

November 1, 2015

The Civil War in Syria left 250,000 people dead and more than four million as refugees, risking their lives every day. “Wings for Dreams: The human face behind the Syrian refugee crisis”  will give these people a chance to share their stories at 6 p.m. Monday in Carter hall. The event is hosted...

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