Philanthropist Margaret “Peg” Palmer, Founding President of Pacific Asia Museum, Dies at 100

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Olympian athlete to headline JBS speaker series

first_img WhatsApp Twitter Previous articleLegal Aid of NorthWest Texas schedules free clinicNext articleAs Presidents Day is observed, Bush paintings exhibit continues in Midland museum admin Facebook WhatsApp Olympian athlete to headline JBS speaker series Twitter Pinterest Olympic Champion Jackie Joyner-Kersee has been dubbed “The Greatest Female Athlete of the 20th Century” by Sports Illustrated. The University of Texas of the Permian Basin’s John Ben Shepperd Public Leadership Institute will host an upcoming lecture entitled “An Evening with Olympic Champion Jackie Joyner-Kersee” at the Wagner Noël Performing Arts Center. The lecture is scheduled for 7 p.m. Tuesday and moderated by CBS 7 anchor Tatum Hubbard. “An Evening with Olympic Champion Jackie Joyner-Kersee” has been scheduled at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Wagner Noël Performing Arts Center, 1310 N. FM 1788, Midland.The lecture is part of the JBS Distinguished Lecture Series sponsored by The University of Texas of the Permian Basin.Joyner-Kersee is the author of both “A Kind of Grace” (1997), her autobiography, and “A Woman’s Place is Everywhere.” She is an active professional speaker and speaks on topics of athletics, business success, living with the limitations of medical issues, nutrition, women’s issue and youth advocacy.Tatum Hubbard, CBS 7 News Anchor, will moderate the lecture. Audience members are encouraged to submit their questions to Joyner-Kersee during the lecture using their phones, by texting their question to the moderator. The text number will be provided during the program.Tickets are $10. Students from area schools, colleges and universities get in free with a student ID.For tickets, call 800-514-3849.More coverage>> Jackie Joyner-Kersee talks staying balanced By admin – February 19, 2018 Pinterest Local News Facebooklast_img read more