The Catharine S. Eberly Center for Women will kick off its Lecture and Film Series on Thursday, October 30 by bringing Nigerian model, activist and journalist Yomi Abiola to campus. Hosted from 5:30 to 7 pm, the event will take place in Doermann Theatre in University Hall. The talk, “Beauty & Body Image: Cultivating the Whole Person” will focus on transforming how beauty is perceived internationally.
With degrees from both Columbia School of Journalism and Sciences-Po Paris, Abiola is also the founder of Stand Up for Fashion (STUFF), a global campaign that utilizes fashion’s energy, reach and influence to change the industry and the world positively. The free, public lecture will conclude with a Question and Answer session, and is open to students, faculty, and community members. Follow the conversation online on Twitter with #eclfs – and share your thoughts!
Free parking is available in Lot 13.
We look forward to seeing you there!