February 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Al Vernacchio has been a human sexuality educator and consultant for over 20 years. He has lectured, published articles, and offered workshops throughout the country. His work has been featured in “Teaching Good Sex”: a November 2011 cover story in The New York Times Magazine. In addition, he has given four TED Talks, and appeared on national platforms such as NPR’s “Morning Edition.” Vernacchio is the author of “For Goodness Sex: Changing the Way We Talk to Teens About Sexuality, Values, and Health,” published by Harper-Collins. In his lecture, “ ‘Just Sex’ versus JUST Sex,” Vernacchio will explore how sex can serve the greater good and promote human dignity.