WEST PALM BEACH — Palm Beach State College professor Suzie Duff, Ph.D., LMHC, the department chair of Human Services, will be the speaker at the College’s virtual forum “Connecting with the Community during the COVID-19 Pandemic” sponsored by the Office of Community Relations and the Boca Raton campus. The forum is free and open to the public.
A panel of three will also be featured at the event. Panelists are: Patrice Schroeder, community relations specialist at 211 HelpLine; Gregory Hazle, executive director, Boca Helping Hands; and Wayne Barton, CEO and founder of the Wayne Barton Study Center.
WHEN: Monday, March 1, 2021 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Virtual Zoom Meeting. To register, visit https://palmbeachstate.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMlce-qqTkiG9yVNeOCdBfS5PUBJTvLZuL5
C. Ron Allen, president and CEO of KOP Mentoring Network, a nonprofit organization in Delay Beach, will moderate the forum. Duff and the expert panelists will share their views on the importance of maintaining social connections to create positive social, emotional, behavioral and academic outcomes for educators, students and staff. They will also give advice on how they accomplished this while teaching or serving the community virtually. For more information, call 561-868-3377.