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Postcard From Greece!!

Postcard From Greece!!

by Arius Bevins and Synclaire CruelIn this third edition of “Postcard From Greece“, our photo editor Arius Bevins and Spokesman contributor Synclaire Cruel tell the story of Syrian, Iran, Afghanistan refugees who camp out in parts of Athens. Check out more below!! Everyday in the port of Athens, ferries drop off refugees from Syria, Iran, and Afghanistan. They camp out in this area for about three or four days before moving on elsewhere in Greece. There are many volunteers who come everyday to give food, clothes, and help support them in anyway they can. There are activities for the children […]

by · March 10, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · International News, Postcard From Greece
The Acropolis, overlooking Athens, Greece.

Postcard from Greece

by Spokesman StaffTwo students from Morgan State’s School of Global Journalism and Communication, and Professor Jackie Jones, chair of the Multimedia Journalism department, are visiting Greece this week as a part of a partnership with Penn State University’s College of Communications. The students, Spokesman photo editor Arius Bevins and Spokesman contributor Synclaire Cruel, are enrolled in Jones’ International Reporting and Writing class. While in Greece, Cruel and Bevins are studying issues and making source contacts in advance, while gaining practical experience reporting on the ground. This year’s trip to Greece examines various aspects resulting from the economic and refugee crisis […]

by · March 8, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, International News, SECTIONS