Recent studies indicate that Millennials are more pro-life than previous generations. Why is this generational shift happening? What are the options today to reduce abortion? Will a Trump/Pence administration defund Planned Parenthood? As we approach the 44th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, could the Supreme Court overturn it?
Explore these topics and more as we welcome Kristan Hawkins, President of Students for Life, to Colorado Christian University.
Monday, January 16, 2017
7:00pm – 8:30pm MT
Colorado Christian University
Leprino Hall 170
180 S. Garrison St
Lakewood, CO 80226
Speaker Kristan Hawkins, President, Students for Life
Kristan Hawkins is the president of Students for Life of America (SFLA). Since launching SFLA’s full-time operation, Kristan has more than quadrupled the number of campus pro-life groups in the U.S., from 181 to over 1,030 in 50 states. Today, SFLA is the only pro-life organization with full-time team members around the nation. In addition, they host the nation’s largest pro-life conferences in Washington, D.C. and in San Francisco each January.
Kristan and her team also have launched many initiatives such as Women Betrayed, Medical Students for Life, and Pregnant on Campus, a transformative initiative that connects young women on campus with the resources they need to choose life and stay in school. As President, Kristan directs the mission and strategy of SFLA and is the organization’s official spokeswoman. She has appeared on Fox News, CNN, MSNBC, EWTN, and the Christian Broadcasting Network. Her work and passion for the preborn has been profiled on ABC News Nightline and she has been featured in numerous national outlets such as the Wall Street Journal, TIME Magazine, National Review Online, the Washington Times, and TheBlaze. Kristan is the author of “Courageous: Students Abolishing Abortion in this Lifetime.” A dynamic speaker, Kristan Hawkins has spoken before thousands and at dozens of universities such as Yale, Bowdoin College, Franciscan University, and UC-Berkeley. She travels the country addressing student and adult audiences on a range of topics including Planned Parenthood, Feminism, True Social Justice, Pro-Life Activism and Leadership. She and her husband Jonathan reside in the St. Paul, MN area with their three sons, Gunner, Bear and Maverick and a daughter, Gracie.