Resilience Through Outreach: Marie Tran's inspiring story

Resilience Through Outreach: Marie Tran's inspiring story


1/29/2014


Marie Tran  
 Marie Tran  

Born in Vietnam and the ninth out of 10 children from refugee parents, Business Management instructor Marie knows what it takes to bounce back from setbacks in life.

Recovering from personal hardship, Marie found that devoting herself to making a difference in the lives of others strengthened her resilience.

Marie will share touching stories in an interactive and engaging presentation from 12:30-1:30 p.m. Wed., Feb. 5, in Clearview Building 121. Sponsored by ODET/LiveWell.

Marie has more than 13 years of teaching experience.

She has developed innovative and hands-on learning experience for students in the classroom as well as service learning engagement in the local community and abroad. Her passions include volunteering, teaching, traveling, and helping others reach their fullest potential.

Marie is the a co-founder of Children of Vinh Son Orphanage, working to help six orphanages with over 700 children in one or the poorest areas of Central Highland, Vietnam.