Read Around the World: Faculty World Book Seminar

Miracle in the Andes

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.

  • Date: Friday, April 21, 2017
  • Time: 12 p.m. – 2 p.m.
  • Location: Building D, Room D269
  • Facilitators: Patricia Hamlen, Professor, Business and Social Science and Helmut Publ, Professor, Business and Social Science
  • CEUs: 0.2


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