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Wednesday, March 1 2017

12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

While the pros and cons of detention and deportation are debated widely in the United States media today, the realities of life in the aftermath of deportation are rarely mentioned. An estimated two million people have been deported or returned to Mexico under the Obama Administration, and many...

4:30 pm to 6:00 pm

Professor Joel Fleishman, Director of the Center for Strategic Philanthropy and Civil Society based at the Sanford School, and Sally Osberg, President and CEO of the Skoll Foundation, discuss the current philanthropic initiatives of the Skoll Foundation. The mission of the Skoll Foundation is to...

5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Bill Adair, co-founder of PolitiFact and director of the DeWitt Wallace Center for Media & Democracy, will host Gabriel Sherman, National Affairs Editor at New York magazine. Gabriel Sherman is the author of the New York Times bestseller, The Loudest Voice in the Room, which details the life...

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Film Screening: "Carta a una sombra" / "Letter to a Shadow: Oblivion" (Daniela Abad & Miguel Salazar, 2015, 73 min, Colombia, in Spanish w/ English subtitles, Color, Digital) / Based on the memoir by Hector Abad Faciolince "Oblivion" (2006), the documentary focuses on the life and death of...