Join the Graduate Student Association of Iranians at Duke (GSAID) on Sunday, July 30, 2017 to hear a motivational talk, discussion and book signing with Sara Safari.
Sara is an author, speaker, mountain climber, college professor and advocate for female empowerment. Born in Iran, she moved to the United States in 2002 to pursue her education in electrical engineering at UCLA. She climbed Mt. Everest to raise funds and awareness for victims of human trafficking and forced early marriage. For her accomplishments, she received the award for The Global Citizen from United Nations Association in 2015 and is a board member and director of development in Empower Nepali Girls (ENG). Her book, “Follow My Footsteps,” is dedicated to ENG.
Sunday, July 30, 2017, 5-7pm
1304 Campus Drive
Durham, NC, 27708