Faces of war

Faces of war

The original version of this story spelled Hamed Hafezy’s first name with an i in stead of with an e. Within the next few years, those beginning in…


Faces of war: Hamed Hafezy

The original version of this story spelled Hamed Hafezy’s first name with an i in stead of with an e. When he first set foot in the United…


Faces of war: Mahjabeen Zazai

By Matthew Peirson and Cheyenne Drury Six years after she was shot in a random attack by an unidentified gunman, American River College student Mahjabeen…


Faces of war: Michael Monk

Unlike some of his peers at the VRC, retired Army Sgt. Michael Monk, 27, never wanted to leave the service. Monk had wanted to be…


Faces of war: Colin Lewis

Before enlisting, Colin Lewis had desperately wanted to get out of Mississippi. “There’s not really much to do there,” Lewis said of his home state….


Faces of war: Dan Avegalio

Just one month after his discharge from the Marine Corps, 30-year-old Daniel Avegalio began his college career by enrolling at American River College in the…