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Roberts Lecture 2018: Talithia Williams

"Transforming the STEM Landscape: A Lesson in Disruptive Innovation"
Thursday, February 22, 2018

6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.


Speaker Name:
Dr. Talithia Williams

Talk Title: Transforming the STEM Landscape: A Lesson in Disruptive Innovation

Department: Mathematics and Computer Science

Sponsoring: Harold D and Rhoda N Roberts Memorial Fund, and the FemSTEM Symposium

Dr. Talithia Williams is a multi-talented statistician, professor, speaker, and host of PBS's Nova Wonders.  Her TED talk "Own your body's data," has been viewed over 1.4 million times.  Formerly a researcher at NASA, Dr. Williams is currently the Associate Dean for Research and Experiential Learning at Harvey Mudd College.  

We invite the CC community and general public to join us from 6:00-7:30 PM on Thursday, February 22 for Talithia's talk, "Transforming the STEM Landscape: A Lesson in Disruptive Innovation".  This talk is Colorado College's annual Roberts Lecture. Reception with light refreshments before the talk from 5:00-6:00. 

Where: Kathryn Mohrman Theatre, Armstrong Hall, Colorado College Campus, 14 E. Cache La Poudre, Colorado Springs.

What: "Transforming the STEM Landscape: A Lesson in Disruptive Innovation" by Dr. Talithia Williams

When: Public Lecture: 6:00-7:30 PM on Thursday, February 22. Reception with light refreshments in Armstrong lobby from 5:00-6:00.