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TEDxLubbockWomen 2015

May
28

Screen Shot 2015-05-25 at 3.05.40 PMJoin us for TEDxLubbockWomen 2015, here in Lubbock, TX

Hosted by Dr. Aliza S. Wong, Associate Dean, Honors College

 

Featuring live presentations from:

– Elizabeth A. Sharp, Ph.D., College of Human Sciences, serves as the chair of the President’s Gender Equity Council and spearheaded the FEARLESS CHAMPIONS campaign against rape culture and sexual assault on campus.

– Wendy Tolson Ross, J.D., Texas Tech University School of Law, is a Professor and teaches Civil Practice Clinic, Race and Racism, and has worked directly with domestic abuse cases involving minority women.

– Jennie A. Hill, M.S.W., serves as Executive Director of the Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of the South Plains and is an advocate and an activist with experience in sexual assault, rape crisis, and child abuse.

– Justina Page,  a natural storyteller who speaks with a bold and refreshing honesty that touches the hearts of audiences. Her speeches unfold with a combination of humor, insightful observation and wisdom, as well as practical application. Justina is a woman whose faith was tested by fire. She now inspires audiences across the country with a powerful message of hope and triumph.

– Lisa Ramirez from the U.S. Department of Education

– Yvonne Racz Keys of Ballet Lubbock

Momentum: Racing Forward Together At TEDWomen 2015, we’ll explore the bold ideas that create momentum in how we think, live and work.

To reveal the spark that inspires innovation…
to surface the challenges that come with social change, discovery and exploration…
to seduce with strategies, solutions, and new ways of seeing and believing…
to understand how global leaders sustain their work for lasting impact…
to shift the view, the debate, the competition…
to share the stories that connect us and strengthen communities…

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