Speaker Series 2015

2015 Speaker Series Banner Deborah and Jessica

Jessica Glazer and Deborah Tannen were our speakers in 2015. 

On March 3, 2015, Jessica Glazer, Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences at Johns Hopkins University and the founder & CEO of Glazer Talks, discussed the emergent field of positive psychology — the science of human potential — and shared techniques that help us become more fulfilled personally and professionally.

Tannen, PhD, MA, spoke about how men’s and women’s conversational styles differ to conclude a year of communications workshops by the UMBrella (UMB Roundtable on Empowerment in Leadership and Leveraging Aspirations) Group.