McHenry County College will host renowned public speaker Rena Rosen, who will present “Art of Compassion: The Courage to be Kind,” an autism awareness talk, from
4 to 5 p.m. April 9 in the Luecht Conference Center at the college, 8900 Route 14, Crystal Lake.
Rosen, who was born with craniofrontonasal syndrome, will talk about how people can create a higher level of acceptance, appreciation and understanding of all differences.
A meet-and-greet in the Scot Room, B177, will follow the presentation.
Refreshments will be served. The event is sponsored by the MCC Autism Awareness Club.