November 12, 2008
Written by: Jessica BehnhamWHAT: Rising Stars in a Global Community WHEN: 10 a.m. Saturday (Nov. 15) WHERE: Student Union Matador Room EVENT: The Northwest Association of Family and Consumer Sciences presents Rising Stars in a Global Society, a series of presentations by rising stars at Texas Tech University. San Juanita Dominguez, student assistant at the Child Development Research Center, will share her experience working with disadvantaged children in Peru; and Nancy Shepherd, research associate in family consumer sciences, will present an innovative traveling resource for use in the classroom. Rosa Hernandez-Sheets will provide the keynote address titled, "Diversity Pedagogy: Making Learning Opportunities Accessible." Following the keynote address, guests can take a tour of the Child Development Research Center at Texas Tech. CONTACT: Barbara Allison, district co-chair, Texas Association of Family and Consumer Sciences, (806) 742-2864, or firstname.lastname@example.org.