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From Refugee to Librarian: In our own words - Shared screen with speaker view
Amber Hayes
01:04:28
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Michael Huang
01:12:35
Hello, Constantia, hello, Clara. So good to see you
Harriet Ncube
01:15:39
Hello everyone. Joining you from South Africa. Zimbabwean by birth. So good to be here. Being a former Refuge and eventually having trained in Librarianship at the USA in Illinois!
Adaora Chigozie Obuezie
01:16:32
Greetings from Nigeria πŸ‡³πŸ‡¬
April Moyo
01:17:32
Hello from North Carolina
Razina Akhter
01:17:36
Hello Everyone , Greetings from Bangladesh. So good to be here ...
Clara Chu
01:17:58
Welcome everyone. I look forward to you joining the coversation
Tahira Ahmad
01:18:03
Greetings fron Long island, NY
Lisa Jones
01:18:08
Hello from Baltimore, Maryland!
Rebecca R. Malek-Wiley
01:18:25
Hello to all from New Orleans (USA)!
Allyssa Yanniello
01:18:27
Hi, from Pittsburgh, PA
Jessica Ng
01:18:30
Greetings from Staten Island, NY
Biziwe Tembe
01:18:49
Greetings everyone, South Africa
Barbara Ford
01:18:49
greetings from Champaign Illinois USA
Agung Wibawa
01:18:54
Hello everyone. Greeting from Indonesia, maybe you call BALI
Diane Lopez
01:18:54
Hola de San Antonio, Tx
Rhonda Murphy
01:19:05
Greeting from Vermont, USA
KALPANA MEHTA
01:19:08
Good Afternoon everyone, Kalpana from New York!
Keren Dali
01:19:13
Greetings from Denver, Colorado
Patmiati Patmiati
01:19:18
Hello to all from Pasuruan Indonesia
Amber Hayes
01:19:31
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Tahira Ahmad
01:19:33
Hello kalpana...good to see you
Oni Emmanuel
01:19:38
Hello everyone, greetings from Nigeria
Brevin Currier
01:19:52
Greetings from Grand Junction, Colorado
Mark Mattson
01:20:03
Hello all from State College, PA
Razina Akhter
01:20:05
Hello Everyone , I am Razina Joining with you from Bangladesh.
Nancy Bolt
01:20:12
yeah, Bali, Beautiful place.
Amber Hayes
01:20:13
The QA button can be found at the bottom of your screen
Mary Marques
01:20:16
Hello from Philadelphia, PA, USA!
Beatrice Ampadu
01:20:29
Good afternoon, from Accra, Ghana
Manuel de la Cruz Gutierrez
01:20:30
Hello! From Glassboro, NJ. For the Panelists: What do you make of certain groups in the US trying to push the narrative that refugees are not only a societal burden, but even dangerous?
KALPANA MEHTA
01:20:41
Hello Tahira, How are you?
Tahira Ahmad
01:21:08
Fine...getting busier by the day...
KALPANA MEHTA
01:21:30
I know! Are you at work?
Richard Sapon-White
01:21:32
Greetings from Philomath, Oregon, USA. It is sunny here today - no rain in sight!
Tahira Ahmad
01:21:38
yes
Tahira Ahmad
01:21:43
working until 6
KALPANA MEHTA
01:21:56
ok
Amber Hayes
01:24:03
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Alexandra Humphreys
01:24:55
Hello from Arizona State University.
Barbara Cavanaugh
01:29:16
Hello from Philadelphia, PA, USA! I have the privilege of working with Constantia.
Michael Huang
01:31:24
Hi, Barbara. This is Michael Huang from Stony Brook University.
Diane Lopez
01:34:54
beautiful! and interesting
Donald Peebles
01:35:22
Libraries = Democracy & Critical Thinking
Michael Huang
01:35:25
Well said
Jessica Ng
01:37:04
Well said. Thank you
Amber Hayes
01:37:33
Just a reminder that if you wish to chat with all attendees, please select "all panelists and attendees" from the drop down menus in chat. It currently defaults to panelists only so while we can see your messages, no one else can. :)Any content questions can be added to the Q&A function and questions will be answered at the end. The QA button (speech bubble icon) can be found at the bottom of your zoom screen.
Danish Raza
01:39:35
how we can receive certificate of this webnar?
Diane Lopez
01:39:46
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Amber Hayes
01:44:00
If you have any questions, please drop them in the QA feature located at the bottom of your zoom screen. The icon is a speech bubble
Martha Kyrillidou
01:44:32
Thank you, Constantia and Touger.
Donald Peebles
01:45:00
Thank you, Constantia and Touger!
Latanya Jenkins
01:45:18
Yes! Thank you home is where ever we can celebrate humanity.
Mary Marques
01:45:33
Thank you for sharing your stories!
Florence Mugambi
01:47:51
that is a powerful comment, about meddling in other countries affairs. Thank you
American Library Association
01:47:57
Hello, Thank you for joining us today. Certificates are not provided for this session.
Harriet Ncube
01:48:19
Thanks for sharing. I cant agree more! Being a Refugee makes one discover is all sorts of one's self! Best way is to take differences as positives and enlightenment!
Amber Hayes
01:48:33
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Naghem Swade
01:48:47
I invite everyone to join the IRC and the Denver Public Library to learn more about the refugee resettlement process. Next Monday at 4 PM (MST) - https://www.denverlibrary.org/event/refugee-101-information-session
KALPANA MEHTA
01:49:09
Thank you for sharing!
Biziwe Tembe
01:49:54
Thank you for sharing!
Donald Peebles
01:50:10
Thank you for sharing!
Amani Ayad
01:50:25
Thank you for sharing your stories… personal stories are powerful.
Razina Akhter
01:50:57
Thank you for sharing the links ...
Amber Hayes
01:51:15
Hi Jennifer! Yes, a recording will be shared
American Library Association
01:51:17
Hi, Jennifer, Thank you for joining us today! No worries, the recording will be available here: http://www.ala.org/rt/irrt/initiatives
Agung Wibawa
01:51:28
Thank you for sharing.
Amber Hayes
01:51:54
10 minutes left. I think we have time for two more questions
Amber Hayes
01:53:09
or maybe just one more question
Debbie Miller
01:53:47
Hi all, from Iowa. I have enjoyed you sharing your story very much. It has been inspiring to me. Thank you and God bless.
Marie Paiva
01:55:14
Thank you from Salt Lake City for a helpful session and for sharing your stories.
Rhonda Murphy
01:55:23
Thank you so much to both panelists. I appreciate your perspectives.
Harriet Ncube
01:55:58
Thanks so much for sharing your stories. Stay blessed!
Gina Rose
01:56:30
Thank you so much for sharing your lives with us. I have learned a lot and really appreciate your contribution.
Martin Wolske
01:56:42
Just noticed I only sent my greetings to panelists only. With apologies: Greetings from Illinois. My mother and my father's parents were refuges from Eastern Europe, all of whom moved to Benton Harbor, Michigan. I'm first generation American living in Champaign.
Lisa Jones
01:57:17
Personal stories are so impactful! Thank you for doing this today!
Allyssa Yanniello
01:57:51
Thank you both very much!
Jessica Ng
01:58:09
Thank you so much Touger and Constantia for sharing your personal stories.
Tahira Ahmad
01:59:01
Thanks
Beatrice Ampadu
01:59:07
I'm really inspired by your personal story, thank you for sharing
Ruth Relf
01:59:14
Thank you for sharing your experiences!
KALPANA MEHTA
01:59:24
thank you very much
Tamiko Welch
01:59:33
thank you for sharing
Elisabeth Paulus
01:59:40
Thank you Touger and Constantia!
Adaora Chigozie Obuezie
01:59:48
Thank you for sharing your experiences.
Rinh Pham
01:59:54
Thank you, Touger and Constantia for your personal stories
Renata S Oliveira
02:00:05
Thanks, i like this.
Michael Huang
02:00:19
thank you Constantia and Touger
Richard Sapon-White
02:00:25
Thank you for sharing your stories! Your presentations display the humanity and optimism that you both bring to the profession and your communities.
Rebecca R. Malek-Wiley
02:00:45
Many thanks to both panelists for sharing your experiences and insights! This session was both poignant and inspiring.
Janet Bogenschultz
02:00:45
Thank you for a wonderful discussion and sharing!
Keren Dali
02:00:51
Thank you so much for this amazing session. I could relate to so many things you talked about. Thank you.
Amber Hayes
02:00:57
we'll include emails in the email that goes out with the recording?
Erin Wilburn
02:01:00
Thank you, Constantia and Touger! (And Touger, your jacket is really striking - I'm a needleworker, and it caught my eye!!)
Donald Peebles
02:01:11
Good advice!
Donald Peebles
02:01:15
Thank you again!
Richard Sapon-White
02:01:23
Thank you, Clara, too!
Razina Akhter
02:01:25
Thank you so much Constantia and Touger for their nice presentation.
Michele Fenton
02:01:27
Thank you!
Ruth Relf
02:01:27
Thank you Clara
Florence Mugambi
02:01:28
Thank you