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Bill Strickland: Make the Impossible Possible

Bill Strickland: Make the Impossible Possible

Bill Strickland
Date: Tuesday, October 12, 2010
Time: 4:30 p.m.
Location: Friend Center Auditorium (101)
Other: Reception to follow

The Keller Center and the Center for African American Studies are pleased to welcome Bill Strickland, social entrepreneur and a 1996 winner of the MacArthur Fellowship, to the Princeton University campus on October 12, 2010. The event is free and open to the public, with a reception to follow in the Friend Center Atrium. 

About Bill Strickland

As president-CEO of Manchester Bidwell Corporation and its subsidiaries, Bill Strickland builds partnerships to help the disadvantaged build a better future. He's also the author of "Make the Impossible Possible", which includes his story of how a kid from Pittsburgh's ghetto would go on to lecture at Harvard and serve on the National Endowment of the Arts board. Strickland is also founder of the Grammy-winning MCG Jazz, the most successful jazz subscription series in America.

"A successful life is not something you simply pursue, it is something that you create, moment by moment."
- Bill Strickland