Programs

Upcoming Programs for the 2018-2019 Academic Year

Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Dinner, The Casino

Austan Goolsbee, Robert P. Gwinn Professor of Economics
What's New and What's Normal for the Economy...Today

Register for our November dinner today!

 

Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Cocktail Reception, The Casino

Jane Risen, Professor of Behavioral Science
Believing What We Know Isn't So: Why We Give In to Magical Thinking

 

Thursday, January 31, 2019
Annual Dinner, Four Seasons Chicago

Valerie Jarrett & Susan Sher

 

Thursday, March 7, 2019
Luncheon, The University Club

Justin Driver, Professor of Law
How the Constitution Can Fix Public Education...If We Let It

 

Thursday, April 4, 2019
Dinner, The Arts Club of Chicago

Rachel Bronson, President, Bulletin of Atomic Scientists
Robert Rosner, Distinguished Service Professor of Astronomy & Astrophysics
Can We Stop the Clock?: Volatile Relations in the (New) Nuclear Age

 

Tuesday, May 7, 2019
Luncheon, The Chicago Club

Kristen Schilt, Associate Professor of Sociology
Transgender Rights: Why Gender Justice Matters for Everybody

 

Thursday, June 6, 2019
Luncheon, The Casino

Arts Panel led by Ali Gass, Dana Feitler Director of the Smart Museum of Art
Beyond Pretty Things on Walls: Making Museums Relevant for a Changing World

Previous Programs of the 2018-2019 Academic Year

Thursday, September 13, 2018
Luncheon, The University Club

Katherine Baicker, Dean, Harris School of Public Policy
Mind, Body, and Wallet: The Future of Health Care Reform

 

Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Luncheon, The Chicago Club

Lisa Wedeen, Mary R. Morton Professor of Political Science
Fake News and Uncertainty in Syria