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Start: February 23, 2021 7:30 p.m.
End: February 23, 2021 8:30 p.m.
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Coralee Young
765-285-3359

Dr. John Emert, dean of the Ball State University Honors College, would like to personally invite you to join fellow Honors College alumni and students for the virtual 2021 Emens Professor Lecture on Tuesday, February 23, 2021, at 7:30 p.m.

From Surviving to Thriving: Creating Equitable Environments through Emotional Intelligence and Culturally Relevant Practices
Dr. Dena Simmons, Director of Education at the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence and Associate Research Scientist at the Yale University School of Medicine

In her lecture, Dr. Simmons will explore how emotional intelligence can be employed to create anti-racist environments and foster culturally relevant practices. The virtual lecture will be 60 minutes followed by 10 minutes of Q&A.

The event is free, but registration is required. Visit the registration page by Thursday, February 18 at 8 p.m. EST to RSVP.

The Honors College will host this lecture with support from the Emens Professorship Fund; the Bruce F. and Ildiko B. Meyer Honors Memorial Lecture Fund; the Honors College Expansion Fund, established by a generous gift from the George and Frances Ball Foundation; and by gifts from Honors College alumni and friends.

If you have any questions, please contact Coralee Young.