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VUBToday: “VUB allowed me to carry on studying at the level I’d achieved.”

Khaola Al Rifai from Syria was working as an au pair in Brussels when the war in her homeland broke out. This year she was awarded her master’s in linguistics and literary studies at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel. “VUB was the only university that offered me a glimmer of hope that I could complete the studying I’d begun in Syria,” she says. We spoke to this enthusiastic young woman who has since become a member of staff at VUB. read more on VUB Today