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St. Louis Bosnians

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Remembering Mirela Ahmetovic

I had the honor of sharing the stage last week with Elvir Ahmetovic, who survived the war and genocide in the Bosnian town of Srebrenica 20 years ago this month by living in a small cellar with his parents and [...]

July 14, 2015 Stories

Bosnian Born Exhibit Debuts

On May 29, Bosnian Born, a multimedia exhibit featuring the works of prominent Bosnian artists from around the world, debuted in the Fine Arts Gallery of Fontbonne University. More than 200 guests attended the Opening Reception, a lively evening of [...]

June 9, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, News

Impact of Immigrants – Part III

Recently, we have been providing demographic details from 2010 Census data about Missouri’s immigrant residents. This month, we are focusing on earnings data for full-time workers. By offering this data, we hope our readers will be able to make more [...]

February 11, 2013 Statistics

Bosnians Help Repopulate Shrinking St. Louis

Two decades ago, when St. Louis answered a U.S. State Department call to accept Bosnian refugees, its leaders could not have predicted the ripple effect that would have on the local economy. Today St. Louis is thought to be home [...]

September 21, 2012 Articles, News