Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Ed Royce (R-Fullerton) announced that former Miss America Nina Davuluri will deliver the keynote address at his 8th Annual Women’s Conference. The event, held in conjunction with the California State University, Fullerton’s (CSUF) Philanthropic Foundation, will take place at CSUF’s Titan Student Union Center (800 N. State College Boulevard, Fullerton, CA 92831) on Saturday, March 26, 2016.
“Nina not only won the Miss America scholarship contest, she also showed a phenomenal amount of poise in the face of adversity after her victory,” said Rep. Royce. “I look forward to Nina joining my constituents at this year’s Women’s Conference to discuss issues we both share a passion for: making sure more girls are STEM educated and celebrating cultural diversity.”
“It is an honor to be participating as the keynote speaker at Representative Ed Royce’s 8th Annual Women’s Conference. I am a proud advocate of STEM, particularly engaging young girls in STEM initiatives,” said Davuluri. “As Miss America 2014, I am excited to share my experiences and journey to assimilation as a second generation Indian American.”
Nina Davuluri was one of over 14,000 young women to vie for the coveted title of Miss America 2014 and its $50,000 …read more
Source:: U.S. Rep. Ed Royce