Invited Talks and Keynotes

  • Branch, L. (2017, October). Reexamining the “Obama Effect”: How Barack Obama’s Rhetoric Spread Optimistic Colorblindness in an Age of Inequality. Black Scholarship Matters: Intellectualism, Race, and the Public Sphere. Black Doctoral Network 5th Annual Conference. Atlanta, Georgia
  • Branch, L. (2015, October). Paradoxical Ebullience: Discordance Between Changing Black Racial Attitudes. Race and Inequality in the Obama Era and Beyond, Association of Black Sociologists Conference. Chicago, Illinois
  • Branch, L. (2013, January). Who Am I? Knowing Your Gifts and Pursing Your Passion. CEO Club of Monroe College. Bronx, New York
  • Branch, L. (2012, June). Entrepreneurship, An Update. Cuttington University Alumni Association of the Americas Annual Reunion. Lawrenceville, Georgia
  • Branch, L. (2012, March). Economic Development: Helping to Rebuild Liberian Post-War Economy, One Entrepreneur at a Time. Cuttington University Alumni Association of the Americas. East Providence, Rhode Island
  • Branch, L. (2011, November). The Importance of Education. Come to the River Conference, 2011 sponsored by Joshua’s House. New Rochelle, New York