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Nationally-known speaker to address WDC students, Feb. 2

Nationally recognized speaker and author of the books, "How to Step Up as a Teen Leader" and "Playing Beyond the Scoreboard," Craig Hillier, will be addressing Wadena-Deer Creek High School students at 8:50 a.m., Tuesday, Feb. 2 at WDC High School.

Hillier will be presenting the program called "Stretch Yourself." His presentation will cover resilience, respect and responsibility. After the presentation, Hillier will facilitate breakout sessions with WDC students.

"Since 1990, I've dedicated my life to encouraging and challenging young people to make positive choices," said Hillier, who resides in southern Minnesota.

His programs are known to be upbeat, fun and educational. Students will laugh, listen and learn during his talk. His program is being sponsored by The CHAMP Coalition of Wadena County.