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Theme: Celebrating "Big Ideas" by Local Women

This event occurred on
December 2, 2012
5:00pm - 7:00pm EST
(UTC -5hrs)
Boston, MA
United States

TEDxWomen is a TEDx event organized by the Paley Center for Media that focuses on women and women’s issues. TEDxWomen type events are TEDx events hosted around the live webcast of TEDxWomen, and also feature local speakers. Our event is called TEDxRoxburyWomen and is one of many TEDx events happening around the globe between November 30th and December 1st that will expand on the ideas brought up at TEDxWomen.

University of Massachusetts
100 Morrissey Boulevard
McCormack Building, Ryan Lounge
Boston, MA, 02125
United States
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Speakers may not be confirmed. Check event website for more information.

Tanisha Ford

Tanisha C. Ford, Ph.D. is an award-winning writer, intellectual, teacher, and activist. She blends her passion for fashion, performance, and women’s rights activism to create her own innovative approach to studying the social movements. Tweet her @SoulistaPhD

Nia Grace

Nia Grace, Marketing and Community Outreach Director Nia Grace has over 10 years of experience marketing and promoting events, causes and service.

Ashley Rose

Ashley Rose is a author, poet and actress that currently teaches peace and poetry at local BPS schools community centers and drug rehab facilities through out Boston.

Joselyn Ortega

Joselyne is a professional dancer, performer and engaging public speaker with over 8 years of experience. She continues to create and innovate a legacy of change as a proactive speaker, advocate for woman and volunteer with inspiration and motivation to influence others.

Organizing team

Jamara London

Boston, MA, United States