Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 4:00 PM to Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 4:00 PM
Roger Ervin is the president and CEO of Blumont, Inc., which provides relief and development programs in war zones and other vulnerable areas. Ervin has successfully restructured and rebranded the company (formerly known as International Relief and Development) since his arrival in November 2014, overcoming challenges that arose under previous leadership. Having worked for over 25 years in various capacities in government, the private sector, and academia, Ervin recently served as Senior Vice President for Global Markets at LMI, a 52-year-old consulting firm specializing in business perfo
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 6:30 PM to Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 6:30 PM
Building:Woldenberg Art Center
Dr. De Veaux is the author of Warrior Poet: A Biography of Audre Lorde, which won the Gustavus Meyers Outstanding Book Award, the Lambda Literary Award for Biography, and the Hurston/Wright Foundation Legacy Award. She co-founded with Kathy Engel, Lyrical Democracies, a cultural partnership aimed at communities interested in working with poets to enhance existing social projects. She received her MA and PhD from the University of Buffalo. Her most recent book is Yabo.