Trade mission recap, 2023 Special Olympics World Games, and TED Talks with Kirsten Rappleye and Sarah Allred
In this week’s episode, Utah’s First Lady Abby Cox is joined by Kirsten Rappleye(Director of First Lady’s Initiatives) and Sarah Allred (Deputy Director of First Lady’s Initiatives) to talk about the First Lady’s recent trade mission to Europe, attending the opening ceremonies for the 2023 Special Olympics World Games in Berlin, and what our TED Talks would be if we were to give one.
We also talk about this year’s Governor’s Mansion Artist Awards, a few of our favorite recent service opportunities, and celebrating Bryce Canyon National Park’s 100th birthday.
Lastly, we preview our upcoming second annual Show Up For Teachers Conference on July 19, 2023, at the Mountain America Expo Center, the latest regarding the National Governor’s Association, and what we’ve been reading lately.
Show Up: https://www.showuputah.org/
Special Olympics: https://www.specialolympics.org/
2023 Show Up for Teacher Conference: https://www.showupforteachers.org/event/742b0a6b-f9cc-4a75-ad86-135e3f15ed85/summary
Show Up for Teachers: https://www.showupforteachers.org/
PBS Utah – Art Elevated: https://www.pbsutah.org/pbs-utah-productions/series/art-elevated-the-governors-mansion-artist-series/
Bryce Canyon: https://www.nps.gov/brca/index.htm
Utah Foster Care: https://utahfostercare.org/
Show Up for Serving: https://www.showuputah.org/service
From Strength to Strength by Arthur Brooks: https://arthurbrooks.com/from-strength-to-strength#:~:text=From%20Strength%20to%20Strength%20is,is%20well%20within%20our%20reach.
Horse by Geraldine Brooks: https://www.goodreads.com/en/book/show/59109077
Demon Copperhead by Barbara Kingsolver: https://www.goodreads.com/en/book/show/60194162
Red Notice: A True Story of High Finance, Murder, and One Man’s Fight for Justice by Bill Browder: https://www.goodreads.com/en/book/show/22609522
Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus: https://www.goodreads.com/en/book/show/58065033
Breath: The New Science of a Lost Art by James Nestor: https://www.mrjamesnestor.com/breath-book
Published: Thursday June 29, 2023