Understanding Somali Culture
Perfect for educators, health care and social service workers and others who work directly with the Somali population.
Instructor: Hamida Ismael
Fleeing Somalia’s civil war, Hamida Amarreh came to the United States 12 years ago.
Since then, she obtained a bachelor of Arts from the Ohio State University, a master’s degree in French literature and a graduate certificate in gender and women studies from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She is also certified in conflict management and crisis intervention in addition to her certification in interpreting four languages (English, Arabic, Somali and French). In July 2011 she moved to Green Bay with her two children and works today for the Green Bay School District.