Liz Murray, who elevated herself from poverty to attend Harvard University, will give a free public lecture at UAM on February 5 as part of the Governor Winthrop Rockefeller Distinguished Lecture Series.

The lecture will be held in the UAM Fine Arts Center Auditorium February 5, 2019, beginning at 5:30 p.m. with a book signing in the Spencer Gallery.

Murray is an inspirational speaker, best-selling author, and the subject of Lifetime Television’s Emmy-nominated original film, Homeless to Harvard. Murray completed her degree at Harvard in 2009 and her memoir, Breaking Night: A Memoir of Forgiveness, Survival, and My Journey from Homeless to Harvard (2010), was an instant success making the New York Times’ best-seller list the first week of release.

For more information, contact Jeff Weaver at (870) 460.1327.

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