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Meet Hadiseh Samadyar: 2013 Newcomer Bursary Recipient

Meet Hadiseh Samadyar: 2013 Newcomer Bursary Recipient

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My name is Hadiseh Samadyar.  I was born and raised in Iran however; my family is originally from Afghanistan.  When I was a little girl I had no hope, about my life and what happen to me in the future.  At the time what mattered was staying alive, having food to eat, and having a place to sleep...


Meet Nu Nee: 2013 Newcomer Bursary Recipient

Meet Nu Nee: 2013 Newcomer Bursary Recipient

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My name is Nu Nee.  I am 20 years old.  I came from a Thailand refugee camp called Mae La Oon camp.  I have been in Regina for six years.  I live with my parents and three siblings.  I have a younger sister and a younger brother.  My parents rent a house in Regina.  My mother works part time and...


Meet Karuna Regmi: 2013 Newcomer Bursary Recipient

Meet Karuna Regmi: 2013 Newcomer Bursary Recipient

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I have been through various challenges and have experienced both success and failure.  My name is Karuna Regmi, I was born and raised as a refugee in West Asian Country of Nepal, until my migration to Canada.  I arrived to Canada in 2010 along with my parents; I can say from June 2010 my journey...


Meet Tha Lay Too Paw: 2013 Newcomer Bursary Recipient

Meet Tha Lay Too Paw: 2013 Newcomer Bursary Recipient

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I'm from a Thailand refugee camp.  When I lived in the camp I didn't get much education so that was hard for me.  In 2007, I got a chance to come to Canada.  I arrived in Regina on October 8th, 2007.  We were so happy to come here and have a better life.  I have been in Canada five years.  I...


Meet Mu R'Na Hser: 2013 Newcomer Bursary Recipient

Meet Mu R'Na Hser: 2013 Newcomer Bursary Recipient

Posted in 2013 Bursary Recipients

I was born in a family who stongerly believed in the importance of education and being hightly motivated by my parents.  I have always strived to be the best student. The purpose of applying for the newcomer bursary is I have a long term goals to continue with my social work degree that will...