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Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic Life

Talleen Abu Hanna: Miss Trans Israel 2016

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - 1:00pm

Multipurpose Room, Sophia Gordon Hall | Tufts Medford Campus 

Join Tisch College and Tufts Friends of Israel for a lunch and learn conversation with Talleen Abu Hanna. Born in an Arab-Israeli family in Nazareth, Talleen was the first Miss Trans Israel in 2016 and has since gained notoriety around the world as a model and an advocate for LGBTQ rights. She was recently named an Ambassador of Goodwill for the LGBTQ community at the Tel Aviv Pride Parade and participated in the Israeli version of the reality show “Big Brother.” This event is cosponsored by Tisch College of Civic Life, Tufts Friends of Israel, and the Consulate General of Israel to New England. 

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