Thursday, February 25, 2016


Melinda Negrón-Gonzales at Robbins Memorial Symposium
Photo credit: Rachel Luo

The Syrian Civil War and refugee crisis was the focus of this year's Robbins Memorial Symposium, held at Phillips Exeter Academy.

Melinda Negrón-Gonzales, assistant professor and program coordinator of Politics & Society at UNH Manchester, sat on a panel discussion on February 23. 

Negrón-Gonzales centered her talk on the Syrian refugee situation's effects on Turkey, which has become home to more refugees than any country in the world — despite its lack of proper infrustructure and resources to support them.

Read more about the panel discussion & symposium