Keynote speaker: Grant Barrett (Columbia Alumnus) is a radio host of “A Way With Words,” public speaker, author, lexicographer, and journalist.
His talk will be on “How to Communicate Better --- By Thinking Like A Dictionary Editor!” Grant will share several ideas from lexicography that can help you think more clearly about what you're writing and saying. His presentation will help both adults and students to become more effective communicators in business, school, and everyday life.
Grant will also be available for book sales and book signings during the event. His most recent book is “Perfect English Grammar: The Indispensable Guide to Excellent Writing and Speaking.”
Location: La Jolla Country Day School, 9490 Genesee Ave, La Jolla
Date: Thursday, November 17, 2016
Time: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Tickets: $15 for alumni; $10 for dues-paying alumni members. Appetizers and beverages are included.
RSVP & Register: Here
Sponsored by the Harvard, Columbia, Brown University Clubs of San Diego; Ivy-Plus Alumni are invited.
Any questions, please email CAASD President Alex Szabo: [email protected]