Will a job defeat poverty? How well could you live on a minimum wage?

In 1998, political activist and author of “Nickel and Dimed”, Barbara
Ehrenreich set out as an undercover journalist to answer just those
questions. The Leadership and Community-Service Learning Office and Voices of
Social Change invites you to join Ms. Ehrenreich as she discusses the
intersections of economic justice and women’s rights in today’s society,
offering a fresh perspective on the progress that has been made and that
still needs to be made. Learn about the riveting story that spurred a
college student from the physics laboratories of Reed College to take
positive action for worker’s rights at Yale, Miami, Charlottesville and

Tuesday, May 1st 2012

7:00PM – 8:30PM (followed by Book Signing)

Hoff Theater, Adele H. Stamp Student Union

Manka Banda
B.A. Global Public Health, Expected May 2012
B.S. General Biology
International Development and Conflict Management minor
University of Maryland
College Park, MD, 20740