A Journey to America: Pre-Migration to Resettlement

June 18th, 2019
12:00 PM – 1:15 PM

The Sentinel
614 SW 11th Ave, 3rd floor
Portland, OR

Nura is married and is the mother of three amazing young ladies. She currently wears many hats including middle school science and health teacher, business owner, author and domestic diva. In addition, Nura is the founder and executive Director of Daughters of Eve; providing opportunities for Muslim girls to feel empowered, positive and successful. She is also the co-founder and President of the Portland Refugee Support Group whose mission it is to help refugees acclimate to life in America though education, skills training, and psycho-social support. Nura has a master’s degree in Neuropharmacology and hopes to receive her PhD one day. In her free time – she enjoys gardening, reading, writing, DIY projects and watching Sci-Fi shows.