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Global Scholars Speakers Series Presents Adam Braun

Global Scholars is sponsoring a speaking engagement that is open to the entire campus community and public. Adam Braun is the founder of Pencils of Promise and a New York Times bestselling author. He will be on campus Tuesday, October 6 for a book signing and keynote:

  • 3 – 4 p.m.: Book signing in the Kolywck Library
  • 6 p.m.: Keynote Address in the Gym

The event is free and open to the public.

The Global Scholars honors program adopted his book, The Promise of a Pencil, as the common reading for this year. He and his work are very inspiring. Here are a couple of short videos that highlight the Pencils of Promise program and Adam Braun’s ability to connect with and inspire today’s college students:

 

Challenge Yourself

Learn more about Chattanooga State’s Global Scholars honors program here.

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