CANCELLED: Diversity Scholars Series: A Conversation with Kristin Fleschner

Event cancelled
1/17
Add to Calendar 2020-01-17 12:15:00 2020-01-17 13:20:00 CANCELLED: Diversity Scholars Series: A Conversation with Kristin Fleschner Event details: https://www.law.uchicago.edu/events/diversity-scholars-series-kristin-fleschner - University of Chicago Law School web@law.uchicago.edu America/Chicago public
Room IV
1111 East 60th Street, Chicago, Illinois 60637
Open to the Law School community

Kristin Fleschner is a professional speaker who uses her personal story of blindness as well her love of travel, animals, and sports to bring people together and inspire them to reach for their dreams. In the midst of losing her sight, Kristin attended Harvard Law School, where she received the Dean’s Leadership Award for her work on universal design and accessibility issues on campus.  

A powerful advocate for equal opportunities for all, she has worked with people with disabilities, women, and LGBTI individuals. Kristin also worked in the federal government at the intersection of national security and human rights issues for nearly 11 years.