2022-23 SPEAKERS

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October 12, 2022
Brunelle Hall, 7 - 9 pm PST

Dr. Michele Borba
Internationally renowned educational psychologist, award-winning author, and expert in parenting, bullying and character development
Michele Borba, Ed.D., is an internationally renowned educator, and parenting expert recognized for her solution-based strategies to strengthen children’s character and resilience and to reduce peer cruelty.  A sought-after motivational speaker, she has spoken in 19 countries and five continents and served as a consultant to hundreds of schools and corporations.  Dr. Borba offers realistic, research-based advice culled from a career working with over one million parents and educators worldwide.

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January 11, 2023
Brunelle Hall, 7 - 9pm, PST

Rachel Pepper
 Award-winning author and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist whose specialties include working
with the LGBT community

Drawing upon extensive expertise as a pioneer in the field of gender affirming care and enriched with the wisdom of a parent who has already walked this path, as well as the voices of multiple professional experts, Rachel provides a compassionate and educational guide for anyone who cares about, or works with, a child who falls outside expected
gender norms. 

More information on our events coming in September 2022.
In the meantime, DPU invites you to catch up on past lectures in our video archive

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Our Moderator
Pamela Wu

Director of Communications and Media Relations for UC Davis Health & Contributing Host for Capital Public Radio

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