FROM READERS: The path of a scholar brings color to Columbia

Wednesday, June 6, 2012 | 6:00 a.m. CDT

Amir Yehia, originally from Iraq, is a graduate of the Missouri School of Journalism master's program. He worked as a correspondent for a channel in Iraq after the 2003 war. He met with Dr. Al-Saffar when she first came to Columbia as a visiting professor from Iraq.