Speakers

Dare to Ask! / Phillip Milano

Dare to Ask! / Phillip Milano

Media appearances:   With 20,000 live student conversations and 10 million visits at DareToAks.com (formerly YForum.com), Phillip has found that opening up about the very things that ruffle our feathers — from stereotypes to insensitivity to microaggressions — is what helps us move past them. Students roll in the aisles AND gain powerful new insights in an [Read more…]

Diversity University / Julia Garcia & Monti Washington

Diversity University / Julia Garcia & Monti Washington

Part of The TRU College Life series! Julia Garcia & Monti Washington Take it first hand from the foster kid who struggled for the opportunity to make it to college and the party girl who almost gave it all away. Millennials Monti Washington and Julia Garcia are two of the most talented and dynamic speakers [Read more…]

Claim The Dream – An Inspiring One-Woman Historical Drama with Dianne Dixon

Claim The Dream – An Inspiring One-Woman Historical Drama with Dianne Dixon

  Designed to educate, enlighten and empower people to respect the past, “Claim the Dream” dramatically portrays the dream of freedom, justice and equality for all. Audiences are transported across time as each character is colorfully communicated through dramatic monologue, dance, music, slide presentation and audience participation. “CLAIM THE DREAM” is a chronology of noted [Read more…]

RaceOff / Teja Arboleda, M.Ed

RaceOff / Teja Arboleda, M.Ed

This live, multimedia and musical, beat-entrenched audience interactive program is based on Teja Arboleda’s wildly successful, national touring video, RaceOff. Arboleda challenges the audience to wipe away assumptions about racial identity and jumpstart a cultural revolution that will turn the word race into a four-letter word!  The main feature of RaceOff is a video which [Read more…]

Future Crop / Kevin Booth

Future Crop / Kevin Booth

Now that 18 states have legalized marijuana for medical or recreational use, what does the future hold for marijuana consumption in the United States? Topics Covered in his program include: 1.  With recreational marijuana use now legalized in Colorado and Washington, what is the future for the rest of the United States? 2.  How will [Read more…]

Your Brain on Politics / Rick Shenkman

Your Brain on Politics / Rick Shenkman

  We’ve just been through one of the most fascinating and disturbing elections in American history. Why did people vote the way they did? Until recently, no one really knew because we lacked insight into how the human brain digests political information. But now we do. With the help of science we now know why [Read more…]

Sex, Drugs, Alcohol & Everything In Between / Julia Garcia

Sex, Drugs, Alcohol & Everything In Between / Julia Garcia

Part of powerful The TRU College Life series Julia Garcia A perfect program for student athletes! Click here for a school newspaper review: Newspaper Arcticle/Program Review This powerful presentation with 27 year old Julia Garcia (a former college athlete), explores the TRU college life… after class has been dismissed. Through her fearless and highly engaging [Read more…]