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Salam Neighbor Movie

  • Centennial Hall, Rm 221 1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway Colorado Springs, CO, 80918 United States (map)

Join UCCS for a chance to witness the experiences of refugees with a viewing of the award winning film, Salam Neighbor. Watch as filmmakers Zach Ingrasci and Chris Temple immerse themselves in the day to day life of a refugee camp, where they lived among more than 80,000 Syrian refugees. This film is also available on Netflix.
Following the film, Laura Liibbe (LFS) will speak on the programs in Colorado Springs designed to help refugees find a new home in the United States.  Additionally, refugees will share their own personal stories of struggles and triumphs as they make their way from camp to Colorado and beyond.