In her first public appearance in colorado since leaving the white house, former first lady michelle obama had a message for women: seize your power and don't let go sitting for an armchair conversation in front of 8,500 people, obama was relaxed, personable and playful but still serious as she talked. The speech was a striking finale for mrs obama, once a reluctant political spouse who disdained the partisan fray, but who evolved over eight years into a popular and high-profile first lady, spending the final months of her husband's presidency as a uniquely powerful voice for democrats against mr. As part of the [email protected] speakers series, adam recently hosted sarah hurwitz, the chief speechwriter for former first lady michelle obama, for a conversation on writing across the political divide, why imposter syndrome can be a great source for motivation, and how to tell whether someone is. Hurwitz, the first lady's head speechwriter, has written for the obamas for eight years and for michelle obama exclusively for nearly seven the two have worked so closely together that nearly every word the first lady has spoken in public has been written or edited by hurwitz “as i write for her now, i'm sort.
Speaking of how she has been “shakento my core” by trump's predatory language, the first lady declares: “this is intolerable. Michelle obama gave an emotional final speech as first lady on friday, urging young americans to remain hopeful under terri's leadership, more students than ever before attended workshops on resume writing, fafsa completion — yes, i can now say fafsa — (laughter) — and interview preparation. Michelle obama has undoubtedly been one of the most memorable first ladies, and so it should come as no surprise that we're really going to miss her but for now, and in an attempt to celebrate her greatness, we're taking a look back at her most powerful, inspiring speeches over the last eight years. Michelle obama delivering remarks during a ceremony honoring the 2017 school counselor of the year in the east room of the white house on friday in washington, dc chip somodevilla/getty images michelle obama gave an emotional final speech as first lady on friday, addressing an initiative she.
Former first lady michelle obama will deliver a speech in hartford thursday to a sell-out crowd event is closed to reporters who purchased tickets to the event can still attend and write about it, however don walker, the the obama speech has generated huge interest in connecticut the bushnell's. Michelle obama's final speech source: whitehousegov, january 6, 2017 two weeks before the obamas are due to leave office, first lady michelle obama gave her final public speech she was speaking to a group of high school counselors, and here is an excerpt from that speech: 3 write a 1+ page reflection. Harvard alumna sarah hurwitz, the speechwriter behind two of the world's most popular and powerful women, former first lady michelle obama and former democratic speechwriter sarah hurwitz '99, jd '04 speaks about how she learned to write to be heard and her plans for her fellowship at the. Remarks by the first lady at hfa rally in phoenix, az phoenix convention center phoenix, arizona 2:15 pm mst mrs obama: wow whoa now, you might have heard that last week in new hampshire, i gave a speech she has written an entire book about what she plans to do as president.
The president also wiped away tears as he thanked his wife and daughters during his farewell speech. Watch first lady michelle obama's full speech at the 2016 democratic national convention pbs newshour loading unsubscribe from pbs newshour cancel unsubscribe working subscribesubscribedunsubscribe 686k loading loading working add to. The following are remarks as delivered by first lady michelle obama on the first night of the 2016 democratic national convention in philadelphia thank you all thank you so much you know, it's hard to believe that it has been eight years since i first came to this convention to talk with you about why i.
Thank you (applause) thank you so much thank you it's good to be home it is (applause) even though it's freezing cold in april, it's good to be home ( applause) / it is.
In her final speech as first lady of the united states, michelle obama spoke about the values of hard work and a good education with those tools, obama said, you might even become president obama made the speech at the 2017 school counselor of the year event at the white house, which she. There are several ways that speakers can incorporate emotion into their presentation, and michelle obama used every one of them michelle obama's speech has a readability score of 836, which means the sentences are short, the words are simple and it's written in conversational english the speech. Michelle obama is back doing one of the things she does best—giving compelling speeches (or, as she puts it, i'm back this is what back looks like) on friday, the former first lady gave her first big speech since she and her husband left the white house behind, and it had all the hallmarks of a classic. The full transcript of michelle obama's powerful new hampshire speech the first lady delivered an impassioned speech in reaction to donald trump and the ' hurtful, hateful language about women' throughout the election campaign michelle obama denounces trump's rhetoric: 'it has shaken me to my.