Post Tagged with: "international adoptees"

Essay Contest Winner

Adoption: An Adventure Tale

Adoption: An Adventure Tale

In her winning submission to Holt’s 2016 adoptee essay contest, Noel Hincha explores how adoption has shaped her identity. Noel is currently a student at Marquette University in Wisconsin.

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Adoptee Perspective

Coming Home

Coming Home

Adoptees from different countries describe what the adoption process was like for them, and what life was like during their first few weeks in the United States.

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Adoptees Today

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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Feature Story

Sixty Years of Adoptee Identity & Experience

Sixty Years of Adoptee Identity & Experience

In the 60 years since Holt began placing children through international adoption, both the adoption process and the services we offer have been influenced by the stories and lives of those who matter most — adoptees. 

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Adoptees Today

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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Adoptees Today

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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Adoptees Today

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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