What Do You Know About Refugees?
Are you smarter than a college student (about the refugee crisis)? We talked to students at the University of South…
In this episode of Seeking Refuge, the team interviews students at the University of South Carolina to see what they know about refugees.
A Conversation with Mayor Wilmot Collins | Helena, Montana
Today we talk with Mayor Wilmot Collins of Helena, Montana. Mayor Collins is a former Liberian refugee, and we talk…
In this episode of Seeking Refuge, I discuss Mayor Collins’ story, from his refugee journey to his political career.
S2E2 - Corona Chronicles: Mutual Aid Midlands
The novel coronavirus pandemic has illuminated a new way to meet community needs - mutual aid. According to the…
“Corona Chronicles: Mutual Aid Midlands” is a short interview piece with Dr. Deborah Billings of UofSC, one of the founding members of a mutual aid group in Columbia, SC. This conversation was conducted entirely remotely due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and I also created a PSA for local radio stations to air in English and Spanish bringing attention to the new organization.
History of Modern Refugees with Peter Gatrell | Part One
In part one of a two part investigation, we outline the historical context of the modern refugee crisis with Professor…
In my the first half of my most recent interview for Seeking Refuge, the podcast I produce at the University of South Carolina, I speak with a migration history professor who explains how the modern refugee came to be.
[Bonus] Salva Dut | Water for South Sudan
In this summer bonus episode, we talked to Salva Dut, the founder of Water for South Sudan. Salva was one of the…
This episode of Seeking Refuge tells the story of Salva Dut, one of the Lost Boys of Sudan who has started a thriving non-profit which builds wells in remote areas of Sudan.
Note: for the Salva Dut story, I was the primary script writer and editor, but not the host.
Counseling Refugees with David Marín Cabrera | Venezuela
This week, we talk to David Marín Cabrera, a Venezuelan psychologist, about his experience as a refugee in Peru. He…
I retell the story of a conversation I had in Spanish with David Marín Cabrera, a Venezuelan counselor living in Peru and offering mental health care to other Venezuelan refugees and migrants.