Jennifer Kyker, assistant professor of music, will deliver the keynote lecture, "Music, Activism, and Social Change: The Possibilities of Undergraduate Research."
Kyker will discuss how music, activism, and social change have come together in her work, most notable through the non-profit organization Tariro. The organization was founded by Kyker in 2003, it works to educate and empower underprivileged girls in Zimbabwean communities affected by HIV/AIDS.
The conference is free and open to all. For more information, visit www.rochester.edu/college/wst/.