Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Haiti Teach-In

January 26th, 2010
7:00pm

Location
Jones Hall 102
Tulane University

The Latin American Graduate Organization (LAGO) is sponsoring a Haiti teach-in to be held on Tuesday, January 26th at 7pm. The four panelists who will be speaking at the teach-in are:
  • Nick Kocmich, a Public Health student who has spent 4 years working with NGOs in Haiti
  • Charles Figley, Professor, Paul Henry Kurzweg Distinguished Chair; Director, Tulane Traumatology Institute; expert in disaster-related mental health
  • Marie Paul, Visiting Professor of French and Haitian Creole
  • Rosanne Adderley, Associate Professor of History

This event is free and open to the public.

Donations will be accepted and will go to Partners in Health.

For more information, contact Emily Schulman.

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