About this Event
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Most of us, especially young people, feel pressured to conform. We are presented constantly with images and opinions on how we should look and how we should behave. But when it comes right down to it, the best person to make decisions about how you live your life is YOU. This presentation addresses how outside forces influence your choices, the importance of putting your own needs first, and how attitude affects perception and outlook. Through her personal stories and challenges, Dawn conveys how the choices we make determine our identity, including how we are seen by others. Accepting your uniqueness, understanding your value, and worrying less about what others think builds resilience and develops a stronger self-image, which helps prevent abusive relationships and combats the effects of bullying.
DEIB is committed to providing access to all of our events. Please contact MytriceAllen@ku.edu to request accommodations. Two weeks notice is preferred.
You are invited to a Zoom webinar.
When: May 4, 2022 12:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)
Topic: Dawn Shaw - The Power of Choice: How Not to Allow What Other People Think Influence How You See
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Webinar ID: 931 8444 9742
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Sponsored by: the Office of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging and the Faculty Staff Council on Disability Inclusion