Monday, November 16, 2015

Ghafari Chairman to Deliver Wayne State University’s International Education Week Keynote Presentation

Yousif Ghafari, Chairman + Founder
Yousif Ghafari, Chairman + Founder

Ghafari Chairman and Founder Yousif B. Ghafari will serve as the keynote speaker during Wayne State University’s (WSU) International Education Week on November 18. International Education Week, a joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education, focuses on the benefits of international education and exchange with the goals of preparing American students for a global environment and attracting future leaders from abroad to study in the United States.

A native of Lebanon, former U.S. Ambassador to Slovenia and distinguished alumnus of WSU, Yousif will share his experiences as an international student, business leader and philanthropist. He holds a bachelor’s degree and two master’s degrees from the university and is a member of the WSU College of Engineering’s Hall of Fame.