On September 30, 2016, Dr. Julien Mirivel and Rupa Dash will be part of a great line-up of TEDx speakers at Ron Robinson Theatre. UALR students get in for $5.00 with their student ID.
For more information, please visit http://www.tedxmarkhamst.org
Dr. Julien Mirivel, Associate Professor of Speech Communication and Interim Associate Dean at UALR
Dr. Julien C. Mirivel (Ph.D., University of Colorado at Boulder) is a teacher, writer, and speaker whose mission is to inspire people to communicate more positively at work and at home. He currently serves as Associate Professor of Speech Communication and Interim Associate Dean at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. He is an award-winning teacher and researcher whose work is impacting how people interact with one another. His book, “The Art of Positive Communication,” offers a research-based model of positive communication that can be used by anyone who wants to create better social worlds.
Rupa Dash, Co Founder & CEO of World Woman Foundation
Rupa is an entertainment entrepreneur based in Los Angeles. She is the Co-Founder & CEO of World Woman Foundation, a global stage for women voices and Dash Global Media, a leading entertainment company in Los Angeles. She is also associated with Brillstein Entertainment Partners, an organization regarded as the premier entertainment management group in Hollywood. An ardent advocate for social entrepreneurship and leadership development for women in business and entertainment Rupa is involved with UN Women and Hollywood Film Festival advocating Gender Equality in Film and Entertainment Industry. She is the first Indian American Managing Director of the World’s Largest Women Entrepreneurship Network recognized by White House and the first women to receive the International Telecom Union Award from United Nation. Rupa attended the Anderson School of management at UCLA, Los Angeles and focused on Entrepreneurship and pursuing her MBA at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock (UALR).
*Information from TedxMarkhamSt