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Miller to Lead Discussion on Global Refugee Crisis

Dr. Sarah Deardorff Miller, Senior Fellow, Refugees International, will lead a discussion on the global refugee situation and some of the largest displacement crises at a presentation at the Greenwich Historical Society on Tuesday, Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. She will consider why refugees are increasingly unwelcome and highlight how our local experience relates to the broader international system. Tickets for members are $10 and $15 for non-members. For more information and to purchase tickets online: greenwichhistory.org/event/the-global-refugee-crisis-emerging-trends-and-challenges/ read more...

SAA Meters for a Cure Challenge

Swim Across America Fairfield County and Greenwich Crew are teaming up for the second annual charity rowing event — Meters for a Cure ERG Challenge on Sunday, Sept. 29 — with proceeds supporting Swim Across America Fairfield County and its local beneficiary the Alliance for Cancer Gene Therapy (ACGT), the nation’s only foundation dedicated exclusively to funding cancer gene therapy research. read more...