Thursday, November 12, 2020
11 a.m.
Erin HillAccidental entrepreneur may be an appropriate title for Erin Hill. She is the owner of Lois Pearl, which began as a line of handmade clothing for girls in her basement. It is named after Erin’s grandmother Pearl, who started their family farm in Yorktown, and Lois, who owned a flower shop just down the road from the boutiques’ location. Hear about her entrepreneurial journey and watch this lecture on Facebook live:
7 p.m.
The Office of Inclusive Excellence, Ball State University Libraries, Friends of Bracken Library, the Multicultural Center, and the Office of the Provost are excited to present a screening of the 2015 short film "Zoom In" as part of Reel Inclusion: A Film Series. This synchronous online film screening takes place at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 12 via Zoom. Produced and directed by Barbara J. Diamond, "Zoom In" examines the microaggressions and implicit biases faced by persons with a wide range of disabilities. Through insightful interviews and commentary, the film shares wisdom and insight on how to demonstrate strong allyship with persons with disabilities. Following the film will be a discussion at 7:30 p.m. facilitated by Gregory Fehribach, Distinguished Fellow in Inclusive Excellence at Ball State University, and Larry Markle, Director of the Initiative for Empowerment & Economic Independence (IEEI) at Eskenazi Health.