Talk by Olympic Gold Medalist Anthony Ervin

Olympic swimmer Anthony Ervin will give a public talk from 7-8:30 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 20, 2020, at Atwood Hall on the Alaska Pacific University campus in Anchorage. After winning a gold medal at the 2000 Olympics, Ervin retired from swimming and then struggled with drugs, alcohol and depression. He returned to swimming and won another gold medal at the 2016 Olympics. On Feb. 20, Ervin will talk about the highs and lows of his swimming career, his struggles, and the importance of building a strong network of support when you need help. No registration is needed for this event and anyone is welcome, but seating is limited.