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Monday, July 13, 2020
COVID-19, Systemic Racism, and the Responses of Colleges and Universities

Colleges and universities across the United States serve the educational needs of millions of students, advancing the full spectrum of human knowledge while invigorating the cultural, social, and...

Wednesday, July 08, 2020
COVID-19, DACA, and the Responses of Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs): A Virtual Town Hall Discussion

Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs) are the fastest-growing type of enrollment-based Minority Serving Institutions, serving the educational needs of hundreds of thousands of students, advancing...

Monday, July 06, 2020
COVID-19, Supporting Learners, and the Responses of our Nation’s Community Colleges: A Virtual Town Hall Discussion

More than 1,200 US community colleges serve the educational needs of millions of students, advancing the full spectrum of human knowledge while also invigorating the cultural, social, and economic...

Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Will 2020 Change American Tech?

New America CEO Anne-Marie Slaughter and LinkedIn co-founder and New America Board Member Reid Hoffman will discuss to what extent this eventful year will reshape the American tech industry...

Monday, June 29, 2020
COVID-19, Systemic Racism, and the Responses of HBCUs: A Virtual Town Hall Discussion

Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) are among the nation’s most vital and vibrant institutions, serving the educational needs of hundreds of thousands of students, advancing the...

Thursday, June 25, 2020
Science Journalism's Finest Moment

Science journalism might be having its biggest moment yet. From providing crucial public health information to debunking sensationalized vaccine studies, the pandemic has proven the...

Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Can Voting by Mail Ensure a Safe and Secure Election?

During a presidential election year, the COVID-19 pandemic has the potential to disrupt the most important tenet of democracy: political representation. In response, many states are...

Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Free Speech Project: What’s a Gatekeeper to Do?

Twitter vs. Facebook vs. the President. Over the past few weeks, social media has been embroiled in an even greater political maelstrom than usual. Twitter responded to falsities and hate...

Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Peer-to-Peer: Protective Project Virtual Competition

The student led anti-discrimination initiative empowers university students to prevent hate and school-based violence through the development and deployment of dynamic campaigns.  Please...

Thursday, June 18, 2020
How to Protect Yourself from Online Abuse and Surveillance

In the midst of a pandemic and nationwide protests, being able to safely organize and communicate online is more important than ever. Organizers, activists, and journalists are especially...

Thursday, June 11, 2020
A Global Strategy for Preventing the Next Pandemic

Protection of biodiversity and animal habitat need to be on the front lines of the fight against deadly diseases. Habitat destruction and the wildlife trade are just two of the unsustainable...

Thursday, June 11, 2020
Book Smart: The Future of Publishing

A pandemic-forced quarantine and a nationwide movement demanding racial and social justice have provided us two powerful reminders of the importance of books in our lives. Books entertain...

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