noon on January 20, Donald J. Trump will be inaugurated as the 45th President
of the United States. This event begins the pivotal first 100 days, the time period where a President has the
most power and influence.
Trump has indicated the focus of his first 100 days will include cleaning up
corruption in Washington, D.C., protecting American workers, and the
restoration of security and the order of law.
Join us for a panel discussion with on the historical nature of the President's first 100 days followed by the chance to watch the Inauguration Ceremony.
include:Robert Alexander, Ph.D., Chair, Department of History, Politics, and Justice, Ohio Northern University
John R. Corlett, President and Executive
Director, The Center for Community SolutionsCyndra Miller Cole, Assistant Lecturer, Ray C.
Bliss Institute of Applied Politics, The University of Akron
conversation will be moderated by WCPN reporter/pro...
Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, the first Greek-letter organization
established by African-American college women, was founded in 1908 on the
campus of Howard University in Washington, D.C. Since that time, membership has
grown to more than 283,000 women who commit themselves to a lifetime of
community service, scholarship, and sisterhood.
where is this leadership more apparent than in Cleveland. The Alpha Omega
Chapter, the first graduate chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority,
Incorporated, was established on the campus of Western Reserve University (now
Case Western Reserve University) in 1917. Today, Cleveland is home of thousands
of AKA women who protest injustice, end discrimination, and promote equal
opportunity for African-Americans.
us as Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated's International President Dorothy Buckhanan Wilson, L.H.D. talks with Margot James Copeland, Chair and CEO of the
KeyBank Foundation, on the ...
According to a 2016 World Economic Forum report, advances in technology could displace as many as five million jobs by 2021. Furthermore, according to the same report, 65 percent of children entering elementary school today will, as adults, be working in jobs that currently do not yet exist.
How do we prepare our children for this vast revolution? Can we adapt our current educational model to account for this changing employment landscape and skills requirement? Or do we need to entirely rethink how we educate our children?
Join us for a conversation with Yong Zhao, Ph.D., author and Distinguished Professor in the School of Education at the University of Kansas, on how to educate the next generation in an era dominated by smart machines.
Tickets: $20 members/$35 nonmembers
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According to Liveable City, public transportation, bikeability, and walkability
are key factors in creating liveable cities that attract new citizens and
In 2014, Nelson/Nygaard conducted two mobility studies
in Cleveland - one in University Circle and one at Public Square. Since that time, Cleveland has increased the number
of pedestrian trails and bike share programs while simultaneously witnessing a
decrease in funding for public transportation, an increase in bus/rapid fares
accompanied by a consolidation of routes, and, most recently, the decision to
permanently close Public Square to buses. How do these decisions affect
Cleveland's current renaissance and its future land and economic development?
us for a special Dinner and Dialogue happy
hour edition forum with Alex Baca, General Manager of UHBikes, and Chris Ronayne, President of University Circle,
Inc., as they discuss transport...
With a belief that creativity and technology have the power to change the world, Nancy Kramer founded Resource/Ammirati with Apple as its first client in 1981. More than three decades later, she still shares the same view—and knows that making anything possible for clients has never been more achievable as the company enters The Cognitive Era as part of IBM. After growing Resource/Ammirati into a multi-office digital marketing pioneer with clients such as Victoria's Secret, P&G, and Nestle, in 2016 Kramer helped usher in a new era for the business, when it became IBM's first creative agency acquisition, becoming part of IBM iX, the world's largest design, digital, and cognitive consultancy.
Join us as Kramer, recognized by Ad Age as one of the "100 Most Influential Women in Advertising," shares her personal and professional journey as Founder and Chairman of Resource/Ammirati and now Chief Evangelist of IBM iX.
Tickets: $20 members/$35 nonmembers.