2016 Speakers

12-minute talks:

Jackson

Redefining our Expectations of Aging
Ann Fisher-Jackson ‘09
Director of Marketing, Keystone IT

 

 

Frieders

On the Making of a Lawful Dystopia
Dean Frieders ‘01
Frieders Law, LLC

 

 

Janssen

Who’s In Charge of the Communication Gap?”
Kelly Janssen ‘00
Director, Curricular and Department Communication
College of Business, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

 

 

Boyer

The New Frontier of Social Enterprise
Scott Boyer (Entrepreneur-in-Residence)
President, OWP Pharmaceuticals

 

 

Palmer
Know People to Know Profit: Emotional Intelligence in the Fastest Growing Companies
Scott Palmer ’08
Chief Operating Officer, Spikeball

 

3-Minute Talks:

Dobbs


Teaching Love by Facing Hate

Michele Dobbs
Senior, Social Science/History

 

Manilyn

Political Correctness Shouldn’t Be Political
Manilyn Gumapas
Sophomore, Sociology

 

 

Hansen

Life After Failure
Evan Hansen
Junior, Organizational Communication

 

 

Johns

How to Save a Life
Brad Johns
Graduate Student, Leadership Studies

 

 

Youssef

Face Your (Islama)Phobia
Youssef Mekawy
Junior, Human Resources Management

 

 

West

Not Your Momma’s Civil Rights Movement
Rachel West
Senior, Music

 

 

Hubert

Two Questions to Ask a Stranger
Hubert Zanczak
Junior, Economics/Finance