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Nobel Peace Prize Nominee, Mu Sochua, Comes to Staples

Nobel Peace Prize Nominee, Mu Sochua, Comes to Staples

November 20, 2010

A feeling of awe circled the room as Mu Sochua, an accomplished human rights activist, Nobel Peace Prize nominee, and Cambodian Parliament member stepped in front of the class. As she began her presentation, she did not list her accomplishments, nor did she instruct the students on how to help her cause. Instead, she laughed heartily and in her...

November 18, 2010 | A Vital Voice

November 18, 2010 | A Vital Voice

November 18, 2010

11:12 a.m. Mu Sochua, a member of Cambodian Parliament and a nominee for the Nobel Peace Prize, came to Staples today to give a  talk in room 2014 regarding human trafficking.  Sochua, who produced the documentary "Redlight," was brought to Staples by the Connecticut chapter of Vital Voices.  Several classes, including sections of Anthropology,...

Teen Vital Voices Helps Women Around the World

Teen Vital Voices Helps Women Around the World

June 21, 2010

Alexis Teixeira Guest Writer Like many Staples students, there are mornings when I wake up and wish that I didn’t have to go to school. I can assure you that this would never happen in a place like Kenya because girls end their education at a very early age or don’t get the opp...

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