Sally is an Iraqi student who is currently double majoring in medicine and political science in the US.
After participating in several exchange programs sponsored by the US Department of State, her projects focused on linking Iraqi and American youth through pen-pal and study abroad programs. She had also successfully founded the student council along with several extracurricular programs at the Gifted Students School – Baghdad, which aimed to promote leadership skills. Sally is a 2014 IYLEP alumna and a second-year DYLEP facilitator.
She is currently working to establish a program promoting service and volunteer in Iraqi schools and universities and is developing her honors thesis using medical work to develop UN regulations that protect refugees rights in the Northern region of Iraq.