Upcoming Programs for the 2018-2019 Academic Year

Thursday, March 7, 2019
Luncheon, The University Club

Justin Driver, Harry N. Wyatt Professor of Law
The Constitution of Public Schools 

Register for our March program today!


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



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


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


Monday, February 18, 2019
Annual Dinner, Four Seasons Chicago

Valerie Jarrett & Susan Sher 
Rules of Engagement: Forging a Path to Public Service and the White House