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IRW Seminar - Op-ed Workshop with Thaler Pekar


Thursday, March 23, 2017, 10:30am - 12:00pm


Op-Ed Writing: A Workshop with Thaler Pekar

Part of the Rutgers Public Engagement Project


Thursday, March 23, 2017, 10.30 am - 12 noon

Ruth Dill Johnson Crockett Building, Conference Room

162 Ryders Lane, New Brunswick, NJ

Attendance at this workshop is limited. For more information and to apply, click here.


Application deadline: Monday, March 13, 11.59pm.


Thaler Pekar will lead a workshop on transforming academic work to op-eds aimed at a general audience. 

Thaler Pekar is an internationally recognized pioneer in the field of organizational narrative, leadership storytelling, and persuasive communication. She has been recognized by the BBC and the Smithsonian Institution as an expert on business storytelling, and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees has institutionalized the use of her Telly Award-winning video on LGBTI refugees in South Africa. She always crosses the street to walk on the sunny side.

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Sponsorship: Rutgers New Brunswick Chancellor’s Office.
Co-sponsorship: Rutgers Institute for Research on Women.