A panel discussion on women's empowerment and entrepreneurship moderated by Charlotte alumna and former TV journalist, Sarah Colon-Harris, the founder of the non-profit She Flew The Coop. The emcee of the event is Lanaire Malone, founder of Hurdles in Heels. Panelists include Dr. Sonyia Richardson, assistant professor in UNC Charlotte's School of Social Work, Dr. Michelle Meggs, Executive Director of the UNC Charlotte Women + Girls Research Alliance, Dr. Beth Wahler, Director of UNC Charlotte's School of Social Work, and Chef Yvette Kerns, owner of Petite Cook Charlotte.
6-8 p.m., Thursday, March 23, in McKnight Hall, Cone University Center
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