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educator , Cultural organization administrator

Vera Beaudin Saeedpour, American cultural organization administrator, educator. Honoree, Women's History Month., Brooklyn, 1993; Teachers College fellow Columbia University, 1973; Resident scholar American Institute of Architects, 1975. Member Brooklyn Borough President's Task Force on Cultural Understanding; Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Saeedpour, Vera Beaudin was born on March 27, 1930 in Barre, Vermont, United States. Daughter of Harry Meyer and Gertrude (Rosenthal) Fine.

Education

Bachelor magna cum laude, University Vermont, 1972. Master of Education, University Vermont, 1973. Doctor of Education, Columbia University, 1976.

Career

Founder, director Kurdish Program, New York City, 1981—2010, Kurdish Library., Brooklyn, 1986—2010, Kurdish Museum, Brooklyn, 1988—2010, Kurdish Heritage Foundation of America, Brooklyn, 1990—2010.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (with others) Genocide Watch, 1992. Journal founder Kurdish Times, 1986, Kurdish Life Quarterly, 1991. Member editorial board Journal Political Communications, 1992.

Membership

Member Brooklyn Borough President's Task Force on Cultural Understanding. Member Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Marcel Beaudin, November 26, 1948 (divorced 1975). Children: Marc, Paul, Rebecca Beaudin Winston, Adam, Jeb. Married Homayoun Saeedpour, 1975 (deceased 1981).

father:
Harry Meyer Fine

mother:
Gertrude (Rosenthal) Fine

Spouse:
Marcel Beaudin

Spouse:
Homayoun Saeedpour

Child:
Marc Saeedpour

Child:
Paul Saeedpour

Child:
Rebecca Beaudin Winston Saeedpour

Child:
Adam Saeedpour

Child:
Jeb Saeedpour