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September 13, 2021

This refugee’s academic success in the US comes with plenty of complications — and joy

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Rumbila Abdullahi was born in a refugee camp in Kenya. Today, she’s on her way to becoming a doctor. In many ways, she was an outlier, and her school journey came with immense pressure to succeed. Produced by: Ben James. Image credit: Ben James/The World.

Aired September 8, 2021

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