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True Grit: The Surprising, and Inspiring, Science of Success," featuring Angela Duckworth

Monday, February 15, 2021 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Time Zone: America/New_York
Local Time: Monday, February 15, 2021 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Angela Duckworth sought to quantitatively measure perseverance and passion. She is the creator of the “Grit Scale,” and the founder and CEO of Character Lab, a nonprofit that advances scientific insights to help children thrive. A 2013 MacArthur Fellow, she has advised the World Bank, NBA and NFL teams, and Fortune 500 CEOs.

Her TED talk, “The Power of Passion and Perseverance” is among the most-viewed of all time. She is a professor at the University of Pennsylvania, a New York Times bestselling author, and is the co-host, with Stephen Dubner, of the podcast No Stupid Questions.

This lecture is free and open to the public. It will be streamed live. Tune in for registration and streaming info.

Date: Monday, February 15, 2020
Time: 7:00 - 8:00 PM
Register Here: https://events.norwich.edu/event/todd_lecture_series_presents_angela_duckworth

 

 

Location: https://events.norwich.edu/event/todd_lecture_series_presents_angela_duckworth
Fees: There is no fee to attend.
Contact: Todd Lecture Series
tls@norwich.edu
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Category: Virtual Events
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