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Woman Shares Her Story of Going from Homelessness to Harvard

By Joyce Kryszak

Buffalo, NY – This Saturday, Women for Human Rights and Dignity holds its annual forum and luncheon. For years, the organization has helped lift disadvantaged women into new lives and new hope. This year's keynote speaker is the quintessential example of a young woman who overcame horrible beginnings to find happiness, success and dignity. Liz Murray talked about her experiences going from homelessness to Harvard with WBFO's Joyce Kryszak.

Click the "listen" icon above to hear their conversation. soc- @5:35 avcut: 0428-LIZ =================================================================== This twenty-four year-old articulate young woman has studied film at Harvard. Murray is now working on degrees in Psychology and Sociology at Columbia University. She cares for her sick father, and in her spare time, Murray is a self-assured, much sought after speaker. But Murray says she still remembers the little girl inside of her who she left behind. cut: murray -edit We've been talking with Liz Murray. She is the key note speaker this Saturday for the annual forum of Women for Human Rights and Dignity.