Nationally Known Speaker Brings Talk to UHD Faculty & Staff
TEDx Speaker Anne Grady Featured
By Sheryl E. Taylor
UHD Employment Services & Operations invites faculty and staff to the special Gator Learning session, “Resilience Reset - It's Your Turn to Thrive” featuring Anne Grady, 2 p.m. on Wednesday, March 10.
Grady will provide step-by-step strategies for career success and practical tools guaranteed to overcome the toughest situations life has to offer. Overcoming unimaginable adversity, Grady shares a message that says we are all STRONG ENOUGH.
The successful entrepreneur, author and expert in organizational communication, Grady works with organizations around the globe providing practical, down-to-earth strategies to improve relationships, increase productivity and reduce stress.
Grady—the two-time TEDx speaker who’s been featured in the Harvard Business Review, CNN, FOX Business, Inc. Magazine, numerous television and radio shows—has been dubbed as a speaker who is “authentic” “highly energetic and entertaining” and a “catalyst for transformative thinking and lasting behavior change.”
The University of Houston-Downtown (UHD)—the second largest university in Houston—has served the educational needs of the nation’s fourth-largest city since 1974.
As one of four distinct public universities in the University of Houston System, UHD is a comprehensive four-year university led by Interim President Dr. Antonio D. Tillis. Annually, UHD educates more than 15,000 students; boasts more than 51,000 alumni and offers 44 bachelor’s, nine master’s degree programs and 16 fully online programs within five colleges (Marilyn Davies College of Business; Humanities & Social Sciences; Public Service, Sciences & Technology; and University College).
UHD has the most affordable tuition among four-year universities in Houston and one of the lowest in Texas. The University is noted nationally as a Hispanic-Serving Institution, Minority-Serving Institution and Military Friendly School. For more on the University of Houston-Downtown, visit www.uhd.edu.