Dozens of Student Groups Host ‘Week of Action for Refugees’ In Bid to Raise Awareness, Funds

Life jackets emblazoned with the testimonials of refugees have lined the Arts Quad this week — a nod to the over 30 thousand refugees who have perished trying to reach Europe, the Independent reported — in just one in a series of events organized by student groups to highlight one of the world’s most pressing humanitarian crises.

Now in its fourth year, the “Week of Action for Refugees” involves an array of events, including a photo campaign and a panel discussion celebrating refugee...