Speakers

ThunderDome! Face Your Fears, Build Your Dreams with Rob Lehr & Drac

ThunderDome! Face Your Fears, Build Your Dreams with Rob Lehr & Drac

Thunderdome is a feature length documentary that follows the true story of Rob Lehr, haunted by death after being in a deadly plane crash, who chose to engage life rather than escape it.  This film illustrates how the power of community can help us deal with tragedy and difficulty in life.  The main character is [Read more…]

Which Lives Matter? / Monti Washington

Which Lives Matter? / Monti Washington

Is it Black Lives? Is it Blue Lives? White Lives? Or is It All Lives?  Everyone knows that all lives matter, but the question is do they matter equally? “WHICH LIVES MATTER” is an intense, inclusive, educational program, intended to build bridges, not walls.  Speaker, poet, and activist Monti Washington helps students explore the history, conditioning, stereotypes, [Read more…]

Crazy In College / Tom Ryan

Crazy In College / Tom Ryan

An Uncensored Look Inside the Mind of Mental Illness: Depression, Anxiety, and Bipolar Disorder Learn Tom’s 8 Ways to Kick ASS with Mental Illness! Harness the power of mental illness and use it to your advantage! Tom Ryan’s, Crazy in College program is an interactive, compelling, RAW, UNCENSORED exploration of depression, anxiety and bi-polar complete with [Read more…]

WAGINGPEACE: The Muslim Refugee Crisis / Jim Keady

In the same way that soldiers in the U.S. Armed Forces gear up and wage war, so must social justice warriors gear up and wage peace. Jim Keady shares his experience of going to Greece to help with the Muslim refugee crisis. In the aftermath of the Paris attacks, Keady observed with great concern as [Read more…]

Mate Smart: Birth Order and Romantic Compatibility / William Cane

Best-selling author William Cane begins MATE SMART with a PowerPoint lecture explaining why celebrity couples like Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston, and Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman were destined for conflict because of incompatible birth order. Then discover the secret to dating compatibility and career success based on YOUR unique sibling configuration. As part of [Read more…]

Subliminal Sex In Advertising / William Cane

SUBLIMINAL FLYER – 2015 Advertisers are hiding sexual, death, and religious messages in the backgrounds of advertisements you view hundreds of times every day. These ads appear on TV, on the Internet, and even on your cell phone. Most importantly, there is no way to defend yourself against the insidious effects of subliminal advertising. Now [Read more…]

Left for Dead /Domestic Violence Awareness / Teri Jendusa Nicolai

  Teri Jendusa Nicolai has survived the unthinkable.  Her ex-husband tried to murder her by beating her with a baseball bat, stuffing her bloody body into a garbage can, driving her across state lines and placing her in a storage locker in sub-zero weather.  26 hours later she was miraculously rescued less than an hour from death. Teri came [Read more…]

Myth America: How We Get Our History Wrong and Why / Rick Shenkman

Myth America:  How We Get Our History Wrong and Why / Rick Shenkman

Did you know that: – The Pilgrims did NOT land on Plymouth Rock? – Betsy Ross did NOT sew the first flag? In this humorous presentation, historian Rick explains why Americans are fond of myths and he clarifies who’s behind the falsehoods. His research shows that many of the myths are the product of a [Read more…]

Amiss Manners! Etiquette in the Digital Age / Robin Cloud

Amiss Manners! Etiquette in the Digital Age / Robin Cloud

With new ways to communicate emerging daily, we’re all at risk of making mistakes that could haunt your online existence. Become an expert in navigating in the digital age with your dignity intact! Robin will cover: Cyber-bullying. Your online image and why it matters. Balancing your digital life. Don’t Be A Registered Text Offender.

NO, I Am Not a Terrorist! / Zohra Sarwari

NO, I Am Not a Terrorist! / Zohra Sarwari

Are all Muslims terrorists?  What does Islam say about “terrorism”?  What is behind the veil? This is a golden opportunity to change the way your students think about Muslims and other religions.  Over 50% of Americans have no basic understanding of the Muslim faith, which causes discrimination and intolerance everywhere. Using humor and personal experiences, [Read more…]