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Monthly Archives: June 2012

St. Louis Hosted a Conference of the Bosniak Imams in North America

The Islamic Community of North American Bosniaks (ICNAB) organized the 4th Professional seminar for Imams and members of congregations on February 23, 2013 at Fontbonne University in St. Louis. [...]

February 28, 2013 Articles, Bosnians in St. Louis, News

Bosnia and Herzegovina 17 Years Later: The U.S. Role in Overcoming Challenges to Stability

The 1992-1995 war in Bosnia and Herzegovina left more than 100,000 people dead and over 2 million of the country’s pre-war population displaced. Seventeen years later, the implementation of the Dayton Peace Accords, which ended the war, continues to pose [...]

February 25, 2013 Advocacy

Youth Lecture by Prof.Dr. Aras Konjhodzic

Local chapter of Federation of Balkan American Associations (FEBA) invites you to the socializing event with prof.dr. Aras Konjhodzic*, president of FEBA, at the TASOM Center (please see the address bellow), on Saturday February 23rd, 2013 at 6:00PM (lecture by [...]

February 20, 2013 Community Events

A Night of Sharing Bosnian Women’s Dinner

A Fundraising Dinner for the Center for Survivors of Torture and War Trauma in St. Louis. Beautiful women from Bosnia would like to share their stories of life in Bosnia and their transition to St. Louis. [...]

February 16, 2013 Community Events

Bosnian Independence Day Observation

St. Louis – Association of Srebrenica Genocide Survivors in St. Louis is organizing this years Bosnian Independence Day Observation, with numerous guests from political, and cultural spheres of life.  [...]

February 16, 2013 Community Events

Basic Conversational Bosnian

This six-week practical course provides a comprehensive introduction to modern Bosnian for those who would like to speak the language or use it for reading or research. All four major communicative skills – reading, writing, listening comprehension, and speaking – [...]

February 16, 2013 Community Events

Why Are There So Many Bosnians in St. Louis?

Just off Interstate 44, South St. Louis’s brick houses hug a wide central boulevard, overlooked by a limestone and terra cotta water tower that hasn’t actually distributed water since 1929. There’s a sprawling university to the north, and, a few [...]

February 15, 2013 Articles, Bosnians in St. Louis, News

What is Sebilj?

Since our publication of Sabah’s article on Tuesday (Feb.12.2013) in regards to the building of the “Sebilj” in St. Louis, we have received numerous inquiries asking for an explanation of what in fact a Sebilj is? We feel obligated to [...]

February 13, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, History, News

Established U.S. Chapter Of The “Prvi Mart” Coalition

St. Louis – The U.S. chapter of the “Prvi Mart” coalition was established this past Sunday (February 10, 2013) in St. Louis. During the public meeting at Fontbonne University, the coalition’s goal of registering voters who are refugees from Bosnia [...]

February 12, 2013 Advocacy, Bosnians in St. Louis

Bosnian Sebilj in The Heart of St. Louis

On January 30th, 2013, Mayor Francis G. Slay welcomed a ten-member delegation from the Bosnian community in his office at St. Louis City Hall. The delegation visited the mayor with the intention of presenting project “Sebilj” and inquiring about final [...]

February 12, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, News