Posts tagged "Ashley Eckstein"

Boy Who Flew Millennium Falcon In Need of Star Wars Love and Support

In October of 2014, ten-year-old Andrew Schmaderer had a perfect day. He spent a number of surreal hours on the set of Star Wars: The Force Awakens. He chatted with JJ Abrams and Harrison Ford. He watched as a huge battle scene was filmed outside of Maz Kanata’s temple. Chewbacca walked across the set to... Read more »

Don't Miss the "End Bullying" Panel this Friday at New York Comic Con

Don't Miss the "End Bullying" Panel this Friday at New York Comic Con
Learn how to convert kryptonite into your own personal strength with Pop Culture Anti-Bullying Coalition’s powerful End Bullying panel, back at New York Comic Con (NYCC) by popular demand! Topics of discussion will include geek, cyber, and LGBT-bullying, becoming a hero IRL, and analyzing how media affects our attitudes toward bullying and aggression. End Bullying! Responding to Cruelty... Read more »

Anti-Bullying Coalition Brings United Nations Association to San Diego Comic-Con

Anti-Bullying Coalition Brings United Nations Association to San Diego Comic-Con
Press Release: Anti-Bullying Coalition Brings United Nations Association to San Diego Comic-Con San Diego, CA, July 28, 2014 – In a ground-breaking event, Pop Culture Anti-Bullying Coalition brought the United Nations Association to San Diego Comic-Con, the first-ever pop culture panel event for the global organization. “We all love superheroes — so why not be... Read more »
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Nerdist Produces Video Highlighting End-Bullying Events at San Diego Comic Con

Last month, the AntiBullying Coalition held the first-ever End Bullying events at San Diego Comic-Con.  Nerdist put together this terrific brief video highlighting what happened and why.  Enjoy! Thank you again to our fantastic panelists and our partners!  To learn more, please visit www.antibullyingcoalition.com. Check out Carrie’s award-winning book. It features chapters on bullying, conflict... Read more »

San Diego Comic-Con to feature Anti-Bullying Panel!

San Diego Comic-Con to feature Anti-Bullying Panel!
Have you or someone you love been a target of bullying? Join this life-changing discussion on how to overcome bullying, and learn strategies to create witnesses and allies out of bystanders. SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON END BULLYING! RESPONDING TO CRUELTY IN OUR CULTURE Sunday, 7/21/13, 4:00p.m. – 5:00p.m., Room: 4 NOH8 makes its first-ever Comic-Con appearance,... Read more »

Star Wars Celebration VI - the MOST Fun Part of the Bullied Book Tour!!!

Great costumes everywhere
What a pleasure it was to attend Star Wars Celebration VI in Orlando!  I was only able to be there on Thursday, but it was long enough to see that the event was a huge success. The costumes were stunning; the attendees were enthusiastic, and the Force was everywhere. I spoke on a panel with... Read more »
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