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Brown student reflects on time in Egypt

February 8, 2011

Amanda Labora, a junior at Brown University, was in Alexandria when protests the broke out. She says she watched bullets fly and a new sense of community develop amidst calls for the resignation of President Hosni Mubarak.

Labora was one of two Brown students in Alexandria as part of a study abroad program. The group left the country due to concerns about safety, but Labora says she would go back in a heartbeat if authorities say it is safe to return.

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