Beirut 1967...24 Hours To Flee
November 9th, 6-7:30pm, McCue Auditorium, Liberal Arts Building
"Beirut 1967...24 Hours To Flee"
Presented by Rosie Rich, Local Educator
Author Rosie Rich will discuss challenges she faced while establishing the first Health and Physical Education Program for Women at the American University of Beirut. During the 1967 Six Day Arab/Israeli War, Rosie was the only female on the Committee to plan the successful 24 hour evacuation of the 5000 Americans living in Beirut.
Rosie Rich, American University of Beirut, 1967, Six Day War, Arab/Israeli War
La Sorte Rich, Rosa, "Beirut 1967...24 Hours To Flee" (2016). Lifelong Learning Community Lecture Series. 1.