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BECOMING: Michelle Obama in Conversation

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THIS EVENT IS ONLY FOR THOSE ATTENDING THE ROUND ROCK CAMPUS WATCH PARTY.

The Common Experience Insight Series and First Gen Proud present a free livestream event of Michelle Obama in conversation with university students about the themes in her memoir, Becoming.

University students nationwide will interview Mrs. Obama in Washington, D.C. One first-year, first-gen student from Texas State University has been selected to represent our campus for the event. The student representative will ask questions related to the Common Experience theme of Compassion.

The online event will occur November 9:
• Livestream begins at 12:00pm and concludes at 2:00pm
• Watch party at the Round Rock campus begin at 11:45am and conclude at 2:00pm *

*Those attending the watch party will have the chance to receive a FREE COPY of Becoming by Michelle Obama while supplies last. Priority will be given to current students.

About Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama
Michelle Obama is a lawyer, writer, and the wife of the 44th President of the United States, Barack Obama. She was the first African-American First Lady of the United States. Through her four main initiatives, she has become a role model for women and an advocate for healthy families, service members and their families, higher education, and international adolescent girls’ education.

If you require accommodations due to a disability in order to participate, please contact Amy Wong at 512.716.4401 or amy.wong@txstate.edu at least 72 hours in advance of the event.

Tags:
commonexperience, compassion, conversation, lecture, livestream, memoir, online, speaker
Duration:
135 minutes
Department:
Common Experience
Additional Info:
https://events.txstate.edu/?trumbaEmbed=view%3Devent%26eventid%3D155551617