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Where Is She Now?

"During my freshman year of college at Kennesaw State University, I discovered my passion for biological research. I applied and got into First Year Scholars, a research program for freshmen....

GVP March 2024 Board Retreat

Once a year our Board of Directors comes together for their annual retreat. This year’s retreat took place at the Dunwoody offices of our sponsor, Insight Global. The day began...
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New Americans Exercise Their Rights

Every year GVP students learn about rights and what they entail. The Rights Unit is one of GVP's integrated units of study. Students examine human rights as well as personal...
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Where Is She Now?

Feroza Ahmadi started at GVP in August 2022, shortly after she moved to the U.S. from her native Afghanistan. She and her sister attended GVP at the same time. From...

Where Is She Now?

Update: Ayat graduated from Clarkston High School in 2022 and is currently a sophomore at Georgia Gwinnett College majoring in Political Science, aiming for Law School to specialize in immigration...
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GVP Staff Becomes Fulbright Scholar

In April 2023 I applied for a Fulbright Scholarship at the urging of a colleague. In July I got an email from Fulbright with these words: "Dear Crispin Ilombe Wilondja,...

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Dear Decaturish – To welcome refugees, we need inclusive education

Decaturish | 6/24/21

Like many students across the country, Lucia, a middle school student in Decatur, spent the past school year online. She worked with her classmates to solve the math problems projected across her screen. 

What's New At GVP | GVP Updates & News | Global Village Project

Lily Tova the therapy dog comforts refugee girls in Decatur

AJC | 12/1/19

Lily Tova barked excitedly and shook her gray pom-pom-like tail when she arrived for her most recent visit at the Global Village Project, a middle school for refugee girls in Decatur.

What's New At GVP | GVP Updates & News | Global Village Project

What one group of refugee girls is thankful for this Thanksgiving

CNN | 11/27/19

Along a short hallway on the upper floor of Decatur Presbyterian Church in Atlanta, a blue banner stretches across the wall, packed with scrawled messages of thanks and words swelling with appreciation.

Education For Refugee Girls & Women | Our Challenge | GVP

One Girl At A Time

A PLUS | 10/18/19

Global Village Project is the only school in the United States designed to meet unique needs of refugee girls with interrupted education.

Strengths Based Approach Steam Education For Refugee Girls | GVP