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4/10/2008 Students to share views of leprosy hospital

McMINNVILLE – Two Linfield College students will discuss their recent volunteer experience in India during a presentation, “Goats, Germs and Saris – Experiences in a Leprosy Hospital in India,” on Thursday, May 1, at 3 p.m. in 201 Riley Hall at Linfield.

The talk is free and open to the public.

Senior Stephanie Fry of Independence and junior Meghan Olson of Olympia, Wash., will share insights to their January program in India as part of Experiential Learning International. They will discuss their experiences at Gremaltes, a hospital for the poor in Chennai, as well as their impressions of health care in India.

For more information, contact the International Programs Office at 503-883-2222.