Congratulations to Kali Furman, the ADVANCE Graduate Research Assistant for delivering the Keynote Address at the 2019 OSU Leadership Conference. This annual conference is an opportunity for students to learn how to lead in everyday interactions. This year's theme was "Courageous Leadership". Kali spoke about her personal and professional experiences in leadership, and how feminism and social justice work can prepare you for courageous leadership. Well done Kali!

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2019 OSU Leadership Conference: Courageous Leadership


Saturday, February 16, 2019  |  10:00AM – 3:30PM  |  Memorial Union

"Kali Furman is a third-year doctoral student in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Oregon State University. Her research interests are in social justice education, feminist pedagogies, and history. She earned her bachelor’s degree in History with minors in English and Gender Studies at Boise State University, her Master of Arts in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and a Graduate Certificate in College and University Teaching at Oregon State University. Kali has experience teaching Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at the community college and university level. She worked professionally in Student Affairs for five years with experience in diversity and social justice education and programming, cultural resource center management, and student support services. Kali is passionate about creating equitable learning environments and supporting student learning and development."