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7.8.20 | 10-11am

Global Perspectives, Latin America

Latin America comprises a vast array of distinct politics, cultures, geographies, and histories. But in recent weeks, the coronavirus pandemic has created a new common challenge. What are Latin America’s essential elements of resilience, and what will the future hold for its people and its economy?

6.26.20 | 11-11:30am

Zoomin’ in on Betty Francisco, L’98: Advocating for Women and People of Color Amidst the COVID Crisis

The Northeastern School of Law presented a spotlight on Betty Francisco, L’98, entrepreneur, business executive, attorney and community leader. This event was part of the Zoomin' in On series featuring an amazing graduate in a virtual conversation with Mielle Marquis, Northeastern Law's director of external relations.

6.23.20 | 12-1pm

Viral Inequality and Urban Climate Justice

This event was hosted by the School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs (SPPUA) at Northeastern. Every city needs to reframe urban climate action to emphasize remedies for the environmental and economic harm inflicted on communities of color. The featured speakers reflected on building a national climate justice agenda to support cities. The speakers included professor and climate author Joan Fitzgerald, activist and journalist Julian Brave NoiseCat, and author and award-winning journalist Derrick Jackson. Ted Landsmark, Director of the SPPUA Dukakis Center, was the moderator.

6.19.20 | 11-11:30am

Zoomin’ in on Leocadia Zak, L’82: Leading in Times of Crisis

The Northeastern School of Law presented a spotlight on Leocadia Zak, L’82, president of Agnes Scott College. This event was part of the Zoomin' in On series featuring an amazing graduate in a virtual conversation with Mielle Marquis, Northeastern Law's director of external relations.

6.12.20 | 3:30-4:30pm

Boston Area Research Initiative: Supporting Greater Boston’s Youth

BARI’s annual conference is a unique forum for greater Boston’s civic data ecosystem—spanning the public sector, private sector, non-profits, community leaders, and academia—to explore how data and technology can be used to better understand and serve our communities. “Smart cities” was a topic of focus. Smart cities should be about more than just efficiency and fancy new tools; it is about partnering across institutions and communities to collaboratively transform all of our cities and towns into the places we want them to be.

6.12.20 | 11am-12pm

D’Amore-McKim COVID-19 Resilience Talk: Supply Chain Disruptions in the Pharma Industry

The COVID pandemic has created short-term disruptions of critical supply chains, including those in the pharmaceutical sector. As we learn of the protracted nature of this pandemic, questions are raised of immediate actions that need to be taken to mitigate disruptions, as well as plans for possible medium- and long-term supply chain restructuring. The session will look toward a collective discussion of critical breakdowns within the industry and strategies toward medium- and long-term restructuring.

6.12.20 | 11-11:30am

Zoomin’ in on Noell Tin, L’93: Championing Civil Rights

The Northeastern School of Law presented a spotlight on Noell Tin, L’93, founder and managing partner of Tin, Fulton, Walker and Owen, one of North Carolina’s leading law firms. This event was part of the Zoomin' in On series featuring an amazing graduate in a virtual conversation with Mielle Marquis, Northeastern Law's director of external relations.

6.10.20 | 7-8pm

Political Godmother, with author Meg Heckman

Concord Monitor alum Professor Meg Heckman (in conversation with fellow Concord Monitor alum Pamela Walsh, CAMD'96) visits Gibson's Bookstore virtually to share her new book, Political Godmother: Nackey Scripps Loeb and the Newspaper that Shook the Republican Party, which looks at how the Union Leader's CEO’s rough-and-tumble political life against the backdrop of the right-wing media landscape of the late twentieth century.

6.9.20 | 1-2:30pm

D’Amore-McKim COVID-19 Resilience Talk: Building Community Before, During, and After COVID-19

Join our panelists as they discuss the power of community and reflect on lessons learned from building communities on campus and for alumni around the world. The discussion will highlight strategies IDEA, Northeastern’s student-led venture accelerator, is using to strengthen its community, and stay focused in the uncertain environment of the pandemic.

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