Final installment of NICC “Moving Forward” speaker series focused on resilience scheduled for July 21

Over the past year, many essential workers in the northeast Iowa region have made sacrifices to serve and care for their communities. Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) has created a new “Moving Forward” Speaker Series, supported by federal CARES Act dollars, that provides local professionals with an opportunity to learn from nationally recognized experts from five presentations.

Remaining speakers include Glennon Doyle and Abby Wambach. Their presentations provide insights in how to rise above the long-term effects of the pandemic, overcome stress and thrive. Learn more and register for the series at

The final “Moving Forward” Speaker Series presentation is scheduled for July 21 from 6-7:30 p.m. Glennon Doyle and Abby Wambach, Bestselling Authors will present “Finding the Strength to Persevere”.

Glennon Doyle, bestselling author of UNTAMED, and Abby Wambach, two-time Olympic gold medalist, host a fireside chat to discuss mental health and well-being, how to recognize these times as uniquely challenging for each individual and to find the resilience to persevere in any situation.