Community News: Achieve Minneapolis’s 6th Annual Education Partners Luncheon
Monday, October 27, 2008 10:25 PM

Presented by US Bank: “Why Gender Matters”. Join business, higher-education, civic, and community leaders as Dr. Leonard Sax takes a critical look at how considering gender in public education could better prepare our youth for the future. November 6th, 11:30am - 1:00pm, Downtown Minneapolis Radisson. Individual Tickets: $100, Table for Ten: $1,500.

Also on November 6th at the Radisson, 1:30-4:00pm, Comcast Presents “Boys Adrift: The Five Factors Driving the Growing Epidemic of Unmotivated Boys”. Join Dr. Leonard Sax as he discusses how boys today are less resilient and less ambitious than they were 20 years ago. He will explore the causes of and solutions to this growing problem. Cost: Free to the Public. Contact: Sara Durhman (, 455-1551).

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