International Women of Courage award winner at UST
The Luann Dummer Center for Women is cosponsoring a woman who has just been awarded a U.S. State Department International Women of Courage award, Sister Carolin Tahhan Fachakh
Date & Time:
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Tuesday, April 4, 2017--noon-1pm
Luann Dummer Center for Women (OEC 103)
A reception will be held in honor of Sister Carolin Tahhan Fachakh (she goes by Sister Carol) who has just been awarded a U.S. State Department International Women of Courage award. Sister Carol lives and works in Syria, where she (among other things) runs a nursery school for more than 200 Muslim and Christian children, and where she focuses on women's economic empowerment.
She is being sponsored in the U.S. by the organization Global Minnesota, and co-sponsored by Catholic Women's Leadership, the Luann Dummer Center for Women, the Center for Catholic Studies, and the Center for Ministry.