immigrants http://wunc.org en NC History Exhibit Celebrates The Stories Of Lebanese Americans http://wunc.org/post/nc-history-exhibit-celebrates-stories-lebanese-americans <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span></p><p><font style="font-family: Tahoma; font-size: 13px;"><span style="font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 11pt;">Food, music and dancing are just a few of the contributions of Lebanese Americans to North Carolina’s culture.&nbsp;</span></font><font style="font-family: Tahoma; font-size: 13px;"><span style="font-size: 11pt;">"Cedars in the Pines,” a new exhibit at the North Carolina Museum of History, showcases the influence of Lebanese immigrants on the state.</span></font></p><p> Thu, 27 Feb 2014 15:09:22 +0000 Meghan Modafferi & Frank Stasio 31257 at http://wunc.org NC History Exhibit Celebrates The Stories Of Lebanese Americans Groups Say NC Schools Deny Enrollment To Immigrant Kids http://wunc.org/post/groups-say-nc-schools-deny-enrollment-immigrant-kids <p>North Carolina civil rights groups are urging the U.S. Justice Department to launch a federal investigation into two North Carolina school districts that allegedly discriminated against immigrant youth.</p><p></p><p>The complaint says that Buncombe and Union county schools unlawfully complicated and denied enrollment &nbsp;to two 17-year-olds, which coalition attorneys say represents a much larger problem in the state.</p> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 23:54:31 +0000 Reema Khrais 30780 at http://wunc.org Groups Say NC Schools Deny Enrollment To Immigrant Kids