Speaking Schedule

2019

April 29: Fair Chance Honors Event, DV LEAP presentation, Washington, DC

April 3: George Washington University, Elliot School of International Affairs, Congo research presentation, Washington, DC

March 8: Purdue Alumni Association International Women’s Day, Wild Women webinar presentation

March 7: DC Coalition against Domestic Violence Rally, Freedom Plaza, Washington, DC, Violence against Women Call to Action Speech

Jan. 23: Fair Chance Organization Advisory Council, DV LEAP presentation, Washington, DC

2018

Dec. 15: Penn State Altoona Commencement Address

Nov. 15: World Bank Panel, Violence against Women, DV LEAP presentation

Nov. 2: Purdue Women’s Conference, Closing Keynote Wild Women workshop, women’s empowerment presentation

Oct. 22: Seton Hill University LeFrak Conference on Genocide, Congo research presentation

Oct. 18: DC Bar Foundation Young Lawyers Network Leadership Council, DV LEAP presentation

Oct. 10: DV LEAP Tip the Scales of Justice 15th Anniversary Event Executive Director speech, Newseum, Washington, DC

February 20: National Women’s Party, Women in NonProfits Panel, Belmond Paul House, Washington, DC, DV LEAP presentation

Feb. 7: Press Conference; Pittsburgh, DV LEAP presentation

Fall 2017 (started at DV LEAP Aug. 1)

October 4: Purdue University, Women’s Health Symposium, Congo research presentation

Spring 2017 (last semester at Penn State Altoona)

February 14-16: Women’s Challenges and Opportunities in a Complex Political Situation – The Case of the DR Congo, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD, Congo research and international activism presentation

Fall 2016

October 21-22: Symposium on Women and Genocide in the 21st Century: The Case of Darfur, Washington, DC, Congo research

October 15: Breaking the Silence-Congo Week, New York, NY, Congo research

October 13: Take Back the Night, Mount Aloysius College, Cresson, PA, violence against women and Congo research

September 8: University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC (via Skpe), Congo research and international activism presentation

Spring 2016

April 18: Arcadia University, Glenside, PA (via Skype), Congo research and international activism presentation

April 11: Open the Box, Penn State University, State College, PA, Congo research and international activism presentation

March 30: Pascack Valley High School, Hillsdale, NJ (via Skype), Congo research and international activism presentation

February 27: Locality Gallery, with Joseph Mbangu, Bedford, PA (screening of film, The Man Who Mends Women), Congo research and international activism presentation

January 16: Locality Gallery, Bedford, PA, Congo research and international activism presentation

Fall 2015

October 5-9: Distinguished Donahue Scholar in Residence, Lasell College, Newton, MA,Congo research and student activism presentation

September 10:  Malini Club, Penn State University, State College, PA, Congo research and international activism presentation

August 20: Schreyer Honors College Distinguished Honors Faculty Lecture, State College, PA, Congo research and student activism presentation

Spring 2015

April 25: Arcadia University, Glenside, PA, Congo research and international activism presentation

April 22: Pascack High School, Hillsdale, NJ, Congo research and student activism presentation

April 17: Cretin Derham Hall High School, St. Paul, MN, Congo research and student activism presentation

April 11: Global Brigades Regional Student Conference, Penn State University, State College, PA, Congo research and student activism presentation

March 25: International Women’s Day Breakfast Keynote, Penn State University, State College, PA, Congo and student activism presentation

February 28: Carl Wilkens Fellowship Retreat, Washington, DC, Congo research

Fall 2014

November 3: Center for Holocaust, Human Rights and Genocide Education, Lincroft, NJ, Congo research

Spring 2014

May 28: The Bahatizz Video Release Event & Graffiti Gallery Event, Winnipeg, Canada, Congo research

April 14: Africana Research Center, Penn State University, State College, PA, Congo research

March 9-11: Oxford Seminar, Oxford University, England, Congo research

Fall 2013

October 22: University of Connecticut UNESCO Chair 14th Annual International Human Rights Conference, Storrs, CT, Congo research and student activism

Sept. 28: Global Penn State Conference, State College, PA, Congo research and student activism

Sept. 19: Blair Country UN Association, State College, PA, Congo research

Aug. 11: University of Connecticut UNESCO Chair International Student Leadership Conference, Storrs, CT, Congo research and student activism

Spring 2013

May 14: Oslo Freedom Forum, Oslo, Norway, Congo research

March 17: TEDxPSU Talk, Penn State University, State College, PA, Daring to Make a Difference for the DR Congo

Fall 2012

On Sabbatical, working at Panzi Hospital Sept. 3 – Nov. 17

Spring 2012 

March 31: Florida Holocaust Museum, St. Petersburg, FL

March 29: Penn State University Park, Intro. to Women’s Studies Class- Sexual Violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo: Women’s Stories and Activist Dilemmas

March 20: Penn State Altoona, Women’s History Month Series, Altoona, PA- Sexual Violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo: Women’s Stories and Activist Dilemmas

March 6: California University of PA, California, PA-Sexual Violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo: Women’s Stories and Activist Dilemmas

March 1: Goucher College, Women’s History Month Series, Baltimore, MD- Against  All Odds: Stories of Hope of Hope and Survival in the DR Congo

Feb. 5: Mt. Carmel Catholic Church, Altoona, PA – Against All Odds: Stories of Hope of Hope and Survival in the DR Congo

Jan. 15: Altoona Christian Coalition Social Justice Panel Moderator, Altoona, PA

 

 

 

 

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