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Elmi Ibrahim

Driven to serve those most in need

After spending much of his youth in a refugee camp, Elmi Ibrahim is improving oral health in underserved communities.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/driven-serve-those-most-need
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
05/20/2020
Andrea Martinez

An advocate for victims of human trafficking

Andrea Martinez assists survivors of trafficking as a legal case manager at Advocates for Human Rights.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/advocate-victims-human-trafficking
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/22/2020
Mohammed Al Mulhim, bearded, in graduation cap.

Saudi student makes Law School history

The first recipient of a U of M doctorate in law, Mohammed Al Mulhim is devoted to human rights.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/saudi-student-makes-law-school-history
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/22/2020
Samuel Myers stands in the Aquatic Center.

Pools apart

U scholar and avid swimmer Samuel Myers takes on racial disparities in swimming.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/pools-apart
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/22/2020
Fionnuala Ni Aolain

Protecting rights, fighting terrorism

Fionnuala Ní Aoláin is working to protect people and their rights. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/protecting-rights-fighting-terrorism
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/22/2020
Marin Phelps at her graduation ceremony

Prepared to make the world a better place

Marin Phelps became the U of M’s first student to graduate with a master’s degree in human rights—a joint program of the Humphrey School of Public Affairs and the College of Liberal Arts. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/prepared-make-world-better-place
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/22/2020

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