International activist and speaker Hydeia Broadbent was the guest speaker for the observance of World AIDS Day at the University of Central Arkansas.
The event was hosted by the UCA Chapter of Keep a Child Alive, and it took place at 7:00 p.m. Monday, December 1, 2014 in Room 102 of the Lewis Science Center on campus. The speech was free and open to the general public.
Broadbent began her debut as an HIV/AIDS activist and public speaker at six years old. By 12 years old, she had appeared on many national television programs including Oprah, 20/20, Good Morning America, and “A Conversation with Magic Johnson” on Nickelodeon. She has been featured in prominent publications to include; New York Times, People, Teen People, Essence, Ebony and Sister 2 Sister. The OWN Network (The Oprah Winfrey Network) featured Broadbent on “Oprah’s Where Are They Now”.
To learn more about Broadbent, visit http://www.hydeiabroadbent.com/.