So We Ran...


Sara R. Bias '16, Gettysburg College

Document Type

Student Research Paper

Date of Creation

Fall 2014


Center for Global Education


This paper tells the true story of a Hungarian refugee who's family fled the communist regime there in 1971. Gabriella Bercze's story reflects on what it was like to live in Hungary under communist rule, and her family's experience in escaping the country, and fleeing to Italy, where they lived in a refugee camp for months before immigrating to the United States in the early 70s.


This paper was written for the International Refugee Law course at the Danish Institute as part of the study abroad program.