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Tuesday, November 7, 2017
12:00pm to 1:00pm
WOLD lecture (Speaker/Forum/Lecture)

Cortnee Jensen from Mind Shift will be joining the College of Business for a WOLD lecture. The WOLD lecture series are talks about business ethics.

Cortnee Jensen is the Director of Community Relations and Development for Mind Shift, an innovative social business focused on adding the unique and substantial talents of those on the autism spectrum to the job market.

Cortnee is also a founding member of Lift UpLift, the first global alliance of women-owned businesses dedicated to creating more opportunities for women worldwide. Additionally, she is working with other fantastic people on the creation of BOLD, an initiative to combine the experience and align the objectives of the non-profit and for profit sectors. Cortnee also serves on the Board of Directors for both the Red River Valley Autism Aspergers Network and Group Think.

Mostly importantly, Cortnee is shaping the thoughts, characteristics and knowledge of her three young children, the oldest of which has Asperger’s, a form of autism. She feels that it is her job, in all of her positions, to help people appreciate the unique talents and value of all people.
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Location: Barry Hall, mezzanine
Price: free
Contact: Kay Hopkins
E-Mail: kay.hopkins@ndsu.edu


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