Broward College Speakers Series- Angela Duckworth

Broward College Speakers Series- Angela Duckworth


Wednesday, April 5, 2017    
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm


Broward Center for the Performing Arts
201 SW 5th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL , 33312

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angela-duckworthIn its fourth year, Broward College Speaker Series continues to feature notable speakers from a variety of backgrounds to educate and enlighten the community on a variety of topics. From current events in our nation, to the study behind character traits that determine success, this year’s selected speakers will bring their personal perspectives on the world around us.

The final speaker of the 2017 series is Angela Duckworth, a professor of psychology at the University of Pennsylvania, co-founder of the Character Lab and a TED Talks phenomenon. Her first book, Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance, was an immediate New York Times bestseller. Her speech will be titled True Grit: The Science of Success. Who succeeds in life? 

About Broward College:

Serving more than 63,000 students annually, Broward College offers certificate programs, two-year university-transfer degrees, two-year career degrees and baccalaureate degrees in selected programs. The mission of the college is to provide high-quality educational programs and services that are affordable and accessible to a diverse community of learners.

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