EDITOR'S NOTE: This article originally appeared in the Reid Hall Annual Report 2018-19.


Séverine Martin, PhD, BC '04, GSAS '13, is Director of the Undergraduate Global Engagement Programs in Paris.

Having survived detention, torture and political exile in his home country, Quataiba Idlbi graduates from the School of General Studies (GS) as a member of the first cohort of refugee students to benefit from Columbia’s Scholarship for Displaced Students (CUSDS). Click here for the full news article.