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Read Around the World: Miracle in the Andes

April 21, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Join us as Read Around the World, the Harper Faculty World Book Seminar, read’s Nando Parrado’s, Miracle in the Andes: 72 Days on the Mountain and My Long Trek Home. You may be familiar with Piers Paul Read’s story entitled: Alive!, this incredible story is now being told by one of the survivors, Nando Parrado, who was instrumental in saving the remaining airplane crash victims by walking out of the Andres Mountains and alerting the world of their survival. Please join us for this incredible story of determination and grit in the face of impossible odds, now told thirty years later with grace and emotion.

Facilitators: Patricia Hamlen, Professor, Business and Social Science and Helmut Publ, Professor, Business and Social Science

CEUs: 0.2


Questions? Please contact the Academy at 847.925.6174, academy@harpercollege.edu.


April 21, 2017
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm


Office of International Education
Academy for Teaching Excellence


Building D, Room D269


Individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation or who have questions about physical access may contact the event host or Access and Disability Services at ads@harpercollege.edu, 847.925.6266, at least two weeks in advance of the event date.

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