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Fathers and Sons

Karim-Aly Kassam, faculty
Uzbekistan and Ithaca
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A father reached out to say his son was stuck in Uzbekistan and could we help. Faculty who work in the region jumped on it and within two days had notice of a plane being chartered by the U.S. consulate. Karim-Aly Kassam, the faculty member in Natural Resources who sent word of the plane said ‘Wonderful! I am relieved. I have a son doing fieldwork in Tasmania, so I know how the father must be feeling.