TEDxFIT: Styling from Inside Out™, Dawnn Karen
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Dawnn Karen
Utilizing your outer appearance to feel better on the inside, to be whoever you want to be, and to be your true self!
Dawnn Karen holds a Master of Arts degree in counseling psychology from Columbia University and is also a candidate for a Masters in Education from Columbia University. She has written for several international publications, has spoken at many international engagements and has contributed to major networks as an international TV Personality & Media Expert in more than 25 countries. Her most recent speaking engagements include the Kyiv Security Forum per request of Former Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatensyuk and United Nation's Empower Women. Her most recent interviews include NBC News, The New York Times, Bloomberg, Wall Street Journal, Huff Post, BBC News and more. Ultimately, she has made history as a pioneer of the Fashion Psychology Field (2012), as the first black woman Psychology Professor in the Social Sciences Department and as one of the youngest Professors at the Fashion Institute of Technology (2014).
This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx
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Identity (Psychology)
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Social psychology
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Fashion Institute of Technology. (2017, October 25). TEDxFIT: Styling from Inside Out™, Dawnn Karen [Video]. Archive on Demand. https://archiveondemand.fitnyc.edu/item/23608
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Fashion Institute of Technology, "TEDxFIT: Styling from Inside Out™, Dawnn Karen," Archive on Demand, October 25, 2017, video, https://archiveondemand.fitnyc.edu/item/23608