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Pursuing My Dreams Against All Odds: Refugee to Dental Hygienist

Posted by Muntather Alameedi, B.S., RDH on July 21, 2015
Growing up as an Iraqi refugee during Saddam Hussein’s oppressive regime, I was definitely put at a disadvantage in my education. My parents did not greatly value education, as they were more focused on safety and staying out of harm’s way. I was 6 years old when I came to the United States, and I struggled to learn the different language and adjust to my new home. ... See More