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Guest Speaker: Helen Berry on 'Finding your Voice'

Date/Time: Tuesday, 15th November 2016, 12:00 - 14:00

Venue: Kings Road Centre, Newcastle University

**Internal only**

12.00 - 12.30 Lunch

12.30 - 13.45 Interactive Discussion
13.45 - 14.00 Strategy
About our speaker...
Helen Berry is a Professor of British History at Newcastle University and is also currently Dean of Postgraduate Studies. In this talk, she will reflect on her long experience as a public speaker and debater, and the challenges still facing women who participate in the public sphere. 
Helen will create an open forum for discussing the barriers to women academics ‘finding their voice’ in public, and will offer some practical tools for improving confidence and effective communication.
Please use the online form to regsister for the event.  
We will be operating a reserve list for staff, so please let natalie.garvin@ncl.ac.uk know if you can no longer make it as soon as possible.