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A Campus Oasis

A Campus Oasis

Four University of Oregon students reflect on the first year of Adoptee Meets World — a college adoptee group founded by Holt staff members and adoptees Steve Kalb and Emily Thornton.

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Adoptees on Campus

Adoptees on Campus

Holt’s director of adoptee services, Steve Kalb, and HR specialist Emily Thornton launch Adoptee Meets World, a college group just for adoptees.

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Living My Own Story

Living My Own Story

Holt adoptee and recent college graduate Lydia Pomeroy-Hale drops the typical storyline and starts crafting her own.

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A Miracle In My Life

A Miracle In My Life

Holt adoptee and recent graduate Kathryn Turner shares what her relationship with her mom means to her.

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2015 Graduates

2015 Graduates

In the 2015 “Celebrating Adoption” edition of Holt International Magazine, we celebrate in yearbook-style Holt adoptees who recently graduated from high school or college. We have a couple more updates to share with you here!

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Michelle and Hyun Jun when they first met in 1998.

Becoming Sisters

After meeting her birth family in Korea, Holt adoptee Michelle Li formed a bond with her biological sisters — one of whom recently moved to the U.S. to live in the same town as Michelle.

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My True Mother, in Mind and Soul

My True Mother, in Mind and Soul

Holt adoptee Hannah Martin shares her college application essay, in which she reflects on the meaning of motherhood.

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A Life Less Ordinary

A Life Less Ordinary

A Holt adoptee pursues her love of dance at Juilliard in New York.

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In 1998, we featured Leah on the cover of Holt Families Magazine.

A Running Start

Holt adoptee and recent graduate Leah Anderson shares her thoughts on adoption and her plans for the future.

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