LC Talks

LC TALKS 2020 GraphicModeled after the famous TED Talks, Learning Community students and faculty will be selected in advance to speak at this event about their stories in short, entertaining talks which will reflect the diversity of experience and thought in UConn's Learning Communities ecosystem.

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2020 Speakers

"Small Interactions, BIG IMPACT"

Kianjai (Kia) Huggan

Engineering House

"DIVERSITY in Higher Education:

A CRUCIAL COMPONENT"

Alexis Trench

WiMSE (Women in Math, Science, and Engineering) House

Graduate Assistant

"How to Have a DIVERSE SELF"

Brandon Emerick

Humanities House

"Asian Americans:

The INVISIBLE MINORITY"

Kathleen Cruz

Business Connections House

"Fighting for My INDIVIDUALITY

Within the Foster Care System"

Maria Kelley

Human Rights & Action House

"What DIVERSITY Really Means"

Mason Holland

ScHOLA2RS (Scholastic House of Leaders in support of African American Researchers and Scholars) House

"Overcoming LIFE'S CHALLENGES"

Shenelle Shaw

WiMSE (Women in Math, Science, and Engineering) House

"Bridging the GAP"

Lyndall Goudemond

Transfer Connections House