Common Read: "Investigating Perseverance"

Start Date: March 24 2017 - 01:00 PM

End Date: March 24 2017 - 02:00 PM

Audience: Student, Faculty and Staff

Category: Special Event / Fair

Location: LB-14


Students from the "Reading and Writing about NYC" class will share excerpts from Angela Duckworth's book Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance. They will compare Duckworth's concepts to Rosie Perez's, and their own, experiences of perseverance, especially in New York City - and will invite audience members to share their stories of grit in NYC. Presented by: Dr. Beth Counihan and her students 


Contact Name: Susan Madera

Contact Phone: 718.281.5289

Contact Email:

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