This lecture took place on Thursday, April 17, 2014, at 7 p.m. in the Pirsig-Dubruyn Chapel at Grand Rapids Theological Seminary.
Rebecca Deng's Intercultural Studies Lecture Series presentation was entitled "Champion of Grace: Trauma Healing." We apologize for any inconvenience, but the audio recording of this session is unavailable.
About the Speaker
Rebecca Deng received her Master of Arts in Ministry Leadership degree from Grand Rapids Theological Seminary and completed her Bachelor of Arts in International Development Studies with a minor in social work from Calvin College at Grand Rapids, Mich. Her expertise is in development, education, governance and peace and conflict mitigation.
Rebecca came to the United States as a former Lost Girl of Sudan after living in Kakuma Refugee Camp for eight years. The violence she experienced as a child during the Second Sudanese Civil War (1983-2005) has given her a deep empathy for children and young adults who face similar situations today.
Rebecca is a wife and mother and currently lives in Washington, D.C.