Sunday, December 17, 2017

UNAUSA-SFV chapter  celebrated the Human Rights Day

UNAUSA-SFV chapter  celebrated the Human Rights Day. Observed by the international community every year on December 10, the Human Rights Day commemorates the day in 1948 when the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
We held an engaging activities and discussions on human rights topics affecting both the world and our local communities. Our special guest was Dr. Wendy Murawski, we also were honor the UNA-USA SFV founding member and rights activist, Ms. Marsha Hunt.

Dr. Wendy Murawski is the Executive Director and Eisner Endowed Chair for the Center for Teaching and Learning at California State University, Northridge (CSUN), where she is also a full professor in the Department of Special Education and former Faculty President.

Dr. Murawski was recently awarded the 2016 Outstanding Faculty Member Award for CSUN.
She is the national Past President of the Teacher Education Division of the Council for Exceptional Children and an internationally known speaker and author.
 She has published extensively, to include nine books and many articles. Dr. Murawski has won numerous awards for her teaching, research and publications, to include Teacher Educator of the Year in the state of California.

She has published in China’s Social Sciences Weekly, has a book translated into French, and has presented on co-teaching, creativity, and differentiation in Africa, Europe, Asia, and North America.

Dr. Murawski received her Ph.D. from the University of California, Riverside in Special Education and her Bachelors, Masters, and Educational Specialist degrees from the College of William and Mary.

Wendy is known for the high energy, humor, content, creativity, and personal experiences she brings to each of her presentations.