Actress Selenis Leyva to speak at Brookdale on Nov. 6


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Actress Selenis Leyva from the NETFLIX’s series “Orange Is The New Black” (OITNB) will speak at 7 p.m. on Nov. 6 at Brookdale Community College in the Collins Arena, Arena Drive, Lincroft.

The topic of her address is Untold Stories: A new beginning in promoting intercultural competence, developing social change, inclusion and finding the courage to never give up and follow your dreams.

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In addition to her role as Gloria Mendoza on “OITNB,” Leyva also appeared as the first Latina senator on HBO’s Emmy-winning series “Veep” and in the feature film “Custody.”

General admission to the event is $5. Tickets are free for Brookdale students and employees. Advance tickets are required.

For tickets, call 732-224-2788 or visit the Student Life & Activities ticket window on the lower level of the Student Life Center.


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