The Fall of Mosul
From a UCIEP listserv discussion:
- We are hearing from our Iraqi students that they are being told that their stipends may be reduced or cut due to events in Iraq. Students from Mosul (Christians) are asking about asylum.
The Burned-Over District is a term used by some to describe the region of Western New York in the historical period of 1800-1850. It is also sometimes called the Second Great Awakening with a combination of religious, social and political elements.