Monday, Sept. 19, 2016
7:30 PM, PSU Theater
Ms. Usra Ghazi
How Interfaith Dialog and Awareness Informs Us as Citizens and People of Faith
Usra Ghazi will discuss her personal and professional interfaith journey and the many ways that one's commitment to interfaith engagement can impact the world.
Usra Ghazi has worked to increase interreligious engagement in the U.S. and abroad. A passion for integrating young religious voices in the media, she has coordinated a Muslim-Christian global youth interfaith initiative in Amman, Jordan, as well as worked on the team for President Obama’s Interfaith and Community Service Campus Challenge. Currently she serves at the U.S. State Department as a Franklin Fellow and Foreign Affairs Officer in the Office of Religion and Global Affairs. A Harvard graduate, Usra was born in Pakistan and raised in Skokie, Illinois.
Sponsored by Ekklesia Campus Ministry