Yusor’s sister RAZAN was also a student at North Carolina State University, where she studied architecture and environmental design. Razan supported charites such as Global Deaf Muslim, advocatng for equal access to Islam for the deaf and hard of hearing. Razan also joined her older sister in volunteering in downtown Raleigh to feed the homeless and the hungry. She was also a talented artst and won a contest for her 3D abstract model-making
YUSOR ABU-SALHA graduated from North Carolina State University with a bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences and was set to begin classes for dental school in the fall. Yusor went on a volunteer mission to help at a dentstry clinic along with her husband, Deah. The couple was planning another mission trip to Turkey for the following summer. She and her husband frequently fed the homeless and hungry in downtown Raleigh. Before she enrolled in the university, her resume sparkled with honors, accomplishments, leadership positons, and community service.