August 17, 2018

“A Brief and Everlasting Life”

As part of the year-long discussion of topics raised during the Common Read, UMW welcomes Sarah Gray, director of marketing and public affairs for the American Association of Tissue Banks and the author of an upcoming (fall 2016) memoir from HarperOne, to share her journey to donate the her newborn son’s organs for scientific research.  Gray’s story was featured on NPR’s Radiolab in July 2015. She will be speaking at the 2015 TEDMED conference.

Tuesday Nov. 3, 2015 at 4 p.m.

Digital Auditorium – Hurley Convergence Center (HCC)


Sponsored by the UMW Honors Program and The First-Year Experience Program.