Georgetown SCS News & Events
06 Oct 12-1pm ET

Jack Talk: The Power of Words


Jack Talk Power of Words

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In this highly interactive talk, we will explore how and why the words we chose matter so deeply and how the reliance on hurtful words and words steeped in racist tradition will impede meaningful social justice progress. Why is recognizing our unconscious biases and changing our language such a critical part of bringing about meaningful and lasting change? 

Panelists:
Janet Stovall, Executive Speechwriter for UPS; Georgetown SCS Alumna
Rolando Arrieta, NPR Journalist; Georgetown Adjunct Faculty

Moderators:
Carole Feldman, Faculty Director, Master's in Journalism
Wendy Zajack, Faculty Director, Master's in Integrated Marketing Communications, Master's in Design Management & Communications

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This event is entirely virtual.

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