The Power of Youth: Activism in Action

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Presented by Florida Holocaust Museum at Palladium Theater, St. Petersburg FL

Feb 08 2020
The Power of Youth: Activism in Action

The FHM is pleased to present a community conversation with Elizabeth Dearborn Hughes and Claire Sarnowski, youth activists who are making change happen in the world. The panel discussion will be moderated by trailblazer Gayle Sierens.

The Florida Holocaust Museum is pleased to present a community conversation with Elizabeth Dearborn Hughes and Claire Sarnowski, youth activists who are making change happen in the world. The panel discussion will be moderated by trailblazer Gayle Sierens, Retired Co-Anchor, WFLA News Channel 8.
Elizabeth Dearborn Hughes, CEO and co-founder of the Akilah Institute, the only college for women in Rwanda, and Davis College, a global network of universities offering affordable and market relevant education.
Claire Sarnowski, as a high school freshman in Oregon, contacted her state senator to sponsor a bill for mandatory curriculum standards to teach students about the Holocaust and the concept of genocide. The bill became law in June 2019.
This program is free to attend. Please RSVP online at https://bookwhen.com/floridaholocaustmuseum/e/ev-slzi-20200208110000.

Presenting Sponsor: Bank of America
Additional Support From: St. Petersburg College and Culture Builds Florida

ADMISSION INFO

LOCATION

Palladium Theater

253 5th Ave. N., St. Petersburg, FL 33701

PARKING INFO

Free in the gravel lot behind the theater, just east of the theater, and in the paved lot directly across from the theater’s main Fifth Avenue N. entrance, at the southeast corner of Third Street N. and Fifth Avenue N. Plentiful on-street parking is also available within walking distance by and near the theater.

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Assisted Listening System
    • Wheelchair Access

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