Young Grad Featured as Panelist in Global Summit
Julie Zeilinger '11, a freshman at Columbia, was invited to speak alongside renown activists at the 3rd annual Women in World Summit hosted by Newsweek
and The Daily Beast
. The three-day conference held in New York City included notable speakers such as Hillary Clinton, Leymah Gbowee, Madeleine Albright, Christine Lagarde, Meryl Streep, Angelina Jolie, Nancy Pelosi, Gloria Steinem, Sheryl Sandberg, and a host of other activists.
Speaking on a panel called The Digital Lives and Girls, Zeilinger told host Chelsea Clinton that she wants to "showcase stories of women and girls who don't have it as good as we do." Watch video footage
of Julie during her panel discussion, and read more about the summit on The Huffington Post
and The New York Daily News