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Discovery Museum Speaker Series
New York Times Columnist Frank Bruni
Author Scott Barry Kaufman, CEO Neil Gordon, New York Times columnist Jessica Lahey
Dr. Anthony Rao
CEO Neil Gordon with event attendees in Wellesley
The Discovery Museum Speaker Series presents expert voices on matters of importance to our communities, free of charge and open to the public. Researchers, educators, best-selling authors, and field experts bring national perspective to pressing topics underscored by the Discovery Museum’s three-pronged emphasis on science, nature, and play.
The speaker series is offered in collaboration with the MIT Club of Boston.
To learn about Speaker Series sponsorship opportunities, please contact Marie Beam at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 978-264-4200 ext. 124.
Mary Gordon is recognized internationally as an award-winning social entrepreneur, educator, author, child advocate, and parenting expert, who has created programs informed by the power of empathy. Her organization, Roots of Empathy, was selected... Learn More