Bliss shared her journey to becoming the first female mayor of Grand Rapids — and the lessons she has learned while claiming that space — with Aquinas students and staff at the Donnelly Center.
The HerStory Speaker Series is providing an invaluable opportunity for students to hear the stories of women in the Aquinas community. Sr. Maureen expressed the need to grow together to create a better world; the opportunity to listen to these unique stories helps us to grow together as a community at Aquinas.
“Facing a packed Wege Ballroom … Blum did not read from any of her work. Instead, she became a book herself — an interactive one, with illustrations — as she spoke.”
Missed Dr. Anne Curzan’s lecture? Staff Writer Elizabeth Schoof provides an overview.