Splash Biography

MAIRA ZAMIR, Cornell Graduate studying Public Policy

Major: CIPA

College/Employer: Cornell

Year of Graduation: 2016

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

Maira Zamir is a Fulbright Scholar currently studying Master of Public Administration at Cornell Institute of Public Affairs. Maira has been teaching Business Studies and Economics to High school students in Pakistan. Her students appeared in Cambridge University exams in 2014 and showed excellent result. In addition to teaching, Maira has worked on various projects with USAID, UNICEF and American Consulate General in Pakistan.

Past Classes

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H68: Love Marriages Vs Arranged Marriages in Splash Spring 2015 (Apr. 18, 2015)
Never heard of an Arranged Marriage? Sounds like a Forced Marriage? No, it's not. Come and know more about arranged marriages which happens in almost all parts of the world. The course will include the analysis of real world case studies and videos that help students to understand the social factors behind arranged marriages.