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Dr. Weaver enjoys discussing a variety of topics with diverse audiences including students, community members, policy makers, entrepreneurs, community organizations, and the media.

 Topics she is experienced in discussing include:

  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Community Development
  • Multidimensional Poverty and Gentrification
  • Community-Based Research
  • How to Become a Social Change Agent
  • Civic Engagement as a Pedagogical and Community Development Tool


Titles and Locations of Previous Speeches and Talks

"How Believing in Yourself Can Transform Your Community", Hosted by the City of Grand Rapids’ Grand Rapids Neighborhood Summit in Grand Rapids Michigan (2018)

"The Essentials of Community Development". Hosted by LINC First Fridays in Grand Rapids, Michigan (2018)

 "Social Enterprise: Examining the Quest to Humanize Business", Hosted by the Center for Urban Research and Education in Camden, New Jersey (2017)

"Gentrification in Camden", New Jersey, Hosted by TED Tuesdays at Rutgers University in Camden, New Jersey (2016)

"South Camden Farms: A Local Social Enterprise", Hosted by Rutgers University in Camden, New Jersey (2015)