Diversity Lecture Series, featuring Leah Thomas

Thursday, April 14


Cost: Free



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Armando Minjarez
Email: armando.minjarez@wichita.edu
Phone: 316-978-3034

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Location: Facebook Live

Leah Thomas is an environmentalist with a love for writing and creativity. She is passionate about advocate for and exploring the relationship between social justice and environmentalism.

About Leah Thomas

Leah Thomas is a celebrated environmentalist based in Santa Barbara, California. Coining the term eco-communicator to describe her style of environmental activism. She is a passionate advocate for exploring the relationship between social justice and environmentalism.

She founded and launched Intersectional Environmentalist in 2020, a resource hub and platform that aims to advocate for environmental justice, provide educational resources surrounding intersectional environmentalism, and promote exclusivity and accessibility within environmental education and movements.

Leah published the book “The Intersectional Environmentalist” in March 2022. Her writing also appeared in a variety of publications, including Vogue, Elle, Marie Claire, and Highsnobiety; and she has been featured in Harper’s Bazaar, W Magazine, Domino, GOOP, and numerous podcasts.

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Access the Livestream

If you are unable to attend the in-person event, the keynote will be livestreamed on Facebook starting at 6 p.m.:

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Technology Requirements:
This event will be streamed virtually on a livestreaming platform, which will require access to a fast internet connection, a device with sound and the ability to access a web browser. An account is not required to access the livestream, with the exception to participate in the live chat.

For more information, contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at 316-978-3034.

Presented by Fidelity Bank and Office of Diversity and Inclusion and cosponsored with Wichita State Green Group

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