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Trustee Georgette Phillips on Public Speaking
Event Type:Special Event
Location:Dorothy Vernon Room
Thursday, April 17, 2014
8:00 PM - 9:00 PM (ET)
Yihua Xia
Department:Public Speaking Club

Georgette Chapman Phillips 81 advocates to be active in life and to avoid “sitting on the periphery.” Her talk will address how to harness public speaking to be assertive and achieve your goals. She will discuss how she has used and developed communication skills. During her talk, she will share her career path and discuss how she incorporates public speaking in her many roles.

Phillips is currently the vice dean for technology-enhanced learning at the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania, where she is also a professor of real estate in the Real Estate and Legal Studies departments at Wharton, as well as a professor of law at the University of Pennsylvania Law School and a professor of Africana studies at University of Pennsylvania School of Arts & Sciences. In July, she will assume the role of dean of Lehigh's College of Business and Economics. In addition to acting as dean, Phillips will also be a professor in the Perella Department of Finance at the College of Business and Economics.

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