Forester Lecture to encourage writers to stay active in their careers

Dr. Jean BansemerHUNTINGTON, Ind. — Dr. Jean Bansemer, founder of the writing workforce company My Web Writers, will examine the importance for writers to stay active in their careers during the Forester Lecture Series at Huntington University on Jan. 31.

The lecture will take place at 7 p.m. in the Zurcher Auditorium of the Merillat Centre for the Arts on campus.

Bansemer, a native of Naperville, Ill., graduated from Northern Illinois University with a B.A. in communication education/ English and later earned an M.S. Ed. in educational administration.
Through several life-changing events, Bansamer was inspired to make good use of her time, to overcome difficulties and to rely on God’s direction. In 2010, Bansemer founded a writing workforce company called My Web Writers. This company provides web content and social media services to rising, Internet retailers. In the Forester Lecture, Bansamer will talk about how she engages writers to stay active in their careers and how to improve their business search rankings.

The Forester Lecture Series is designed to bring interesting individuals and topics to the attention of students and the regional community. The Forester Lecture Series is free and open to the public.

The Forester Lecture Series is coordinated by Dr. David Alexander, assistant professor of philosophy at Huntington University. For more information, contact Alexander at 260-359-4305.
Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest, and has listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review has named the institution to its “Best in the Midwest” list. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).


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