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Rev. Dr. Helen T. Boursier is a public theologian who has been a volunteer chaplain with asylum seekers since 2014. Boursier teaches theology and religious studies at the College of St. Scholastica, and she is a 2020 pastoral study grant recipient with the Louisville Institute. Her books include Desperately Seeking Asylum: Testimonies of Trauma, Courage, and Love (2019) and The Ethics of Hospitality: An Interfaith Response to U.S. Immigration Policies (2019).