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 Shifting Mindsets: The Promise of a Two-Generation Approach
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Social Justice

Thursday, February 27, 2020, 12:00 p.m.

Shifting Mindsets: The Promise of a Two-Generation Approach

Two-generation approaches work with children and their parents simultaneously to harness a family's full potential for educational success and economic prosperity. It is fueled by advances in brain science and a recognition of the return on investment in early education...

The Twilight of Judicial Independence
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Politics & Public Policy

Friday, February 28, 2020, 12:00 p.m.

The Twilight of Judicial Independence

Judicial independence, the ability of courts and judges to perform their duties free of influence or control by other branches of government or shifting popular opinion, has been a defining feature of the American Constitutional landscape for centuries. The architecture...

We the Public Space
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Local Matters

Friday, March 06, 2020, 12:00 p.m.

We the Public Space

This forum is sold out. For questions or to be placed on a wait list, please contact Tiffany France at 216.350.5571. A city is comprised of both people and places. In Palaces for the People: How Social Infrastructure Can Help...

One Community Reads: An Evening with Eric Klinenberg
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Social Justice

Monday, March 09, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

One Community Reads: An Evening with Eric Klinenberg

A collaboration among The City Club of Cleveland, ideastream, Playhouse Square, and all nine local public library systems, One Community Reads is designed to broaden and deepen our appreciation of reading and to cultivate dialogue based upon a shared reading...

Youth Forum: Disparities in Youth Mental Healthcare
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Healthcare

Wednesday, March 11, 2020, 12:00 p.m.

Youth Forum: Disparities in Youth Mental Healthcare

Inaccessibility to high quality mental healthcare services. Cultural stigma. Lack of resources. Lack of awareness. Inability to afford insurance. All of these issues and more have contributed to disparities in mental healthcare in the United States. Some of the biggest disparities...

Physician Leadership and the Urgency of the Moment in Medicine
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Healthcare

Thursday, March 12, 2020, 12:00 p.m.

Physician Leadership and the Urgency of the Moment in Medicine

Dr. Patrice Harris, a child psychiatrist from Atlanta, Ga. and the first African American woman to serve as president of the American Medical Association (AMA), will talk about the changing landscape of medicine, the economics of healthcare, and highlight ways...

2020 High School Debate Championship
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Education

Friday, March 13, 2020, 12:00 p.m.

2020 High School Debate Championship

This event is sold out. For questions or to be placed on a wait list, please contact Tiffany France at 216.350.5571. For more than two decades, The City Club of Cleveland has hosted the annual High School Debate Championship. While most...

Healing America
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Politics & Public Policy

Thursday, March 19, 2020, 12:00 p.m.

Healing America

As our country becomes more divided, there is growing concern that the American Dream is slipping through the fingers of too many Americans. Congressman Ryan will outline his plans to fix a broken education system that is causing our children...

Pakistan's Role in the World
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World Affairs

Friday, March 20, 2020, 12:00 p.m.

Pakistan's Role in the World

Recently, Pakistan has played a larger role on the world stage. The election of Prime Minister Imran Khan in 2018 has ushered in a new era for the people of Pakistan and its complex relations with many global powers. While...

From Unlearning Liberty to
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Education

Wednesday, March 25, 2020, 12:00 p.m.

From Unlearning Liberty to "Coddling:" The Surprising Connection between Campus Free Speech and Mental Health

Over the last several years, the debate over free speech on college and university campuses has become the dominant issue facing higher education. Reports on the implementation of university speech codes and trigger warning policies, the establishment of free-speech zones...

The Code: Silicon Valley and the Remaking of America
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Science, Technology & Innovation

Friday, March 27, 2020, 12:00 p.m.

The Code: Silicon Valley and the Remaking of America

A hot bed of technological innovation, the very term “Silicon Valley” was born out a need to describe the quickly growing tech industry out in California. Ask most people why the San Jose Metropolitan Area, which includes Silicon Valley, is only...

Superpower: A New, Old Vision For A Cleaner, Cheaper Energy Future
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Environment & Sustainability

Wednesday, April 01, 2020, 12:00 p.m.

Superpower: A New, Old Vision For A Cleaner, Cheaper Energy Future

The United States is in the midst of an energy transition. Given the potentially catastrophic consequences of climate change, there is increased urgency to abandon fossil fuels and embrace renewable energy resources. Such a transition requires substantial cost and new...

Unrigged: How Americans Are Battling Back to Save Democracy
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Politics & Public Policy

Friday, April 03, 2020, 12:00 p.m.

Unrigged: How Americans Are Battling Back to Save Democracy

The 24th United States census commenced on April 1, 2020. This once in a decade count of America's population determines how state and federal dollars are distributed, where businesses are established, where products are resources are allocated — how congressional...

U.S. Economic Outlook: 2020 and Beyond
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Business & Economy

Wednesday, April 08, 2020, 12:00 p.m.

U.S. Economic Outlook: 2020 and Beyond

Loretta J. Mester took office on June 1, 2014, as the 11th president and chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland. Dr. Mester began her career as an economist at the Philadelphia Fed in 1985, and has been...

Kent State: Four Dead in Ohio
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Local Matters

Thursday, April 09, 2020, 12:00 p.m.

Kent State: Four Dead in Ohio

Fifty years ago, on May 4, 1970, four unarmed college students were killed and nine wounded when the Ohio National Guard opened fire on Kent State University’s campus during a Vietnam War protest. It was a day that shocked the...

The Three B's: The Effect of Implicit Bias on Preschool Expulsion
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Education

Friday, April 10, 2020, 12:00 p.m.

The Three B's: The Effect of Implicit Bias on Preschool Expulsion

In 2005, Yale researchers, led by Dr. Walter S. Gilliam, discovered that preschoolers were expelled at rates three times higher than their K-12 counterparts. In addition to being more likely to be expelled, expulsion rates mirrors that of incarceration in...

Missing from History: Black Suffragists and the Right to Vote
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Social Justice

Friday, April 17, 2020, 12:00 p.m.

Missing from History: Black Suffragists and the Right to Vote

This year, the United States commemorates the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment. Women and men of all races, ethnicities, and identities fought for—and against—women’s right to vote. The national movement that led to the women's right...

2020 State of the County
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Politics & Public Policy

Wednesday, April 22, 2020, 12:00 p.m.

2020 State of the County

"I am incredibly optimistic about our future. There’s a new energy, everywhere you go." — 2019 State of the County address. Armond Budish is currently serving in his second term as Cuyahoga County Executive. A member of the Democratic Party, he...

First They Killed My Father: An Eyewitness Account of the Khmer Rouge Genocide Through the Eyes of a Girl
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World Affairs

Friday, April 24, 2020, 12:00 p.m.

First They Killed My Father: An Eyewitness Account of the Khmer Rouge Genocide Through the Eyes of a Girl

From 1975 to 1979, 1.7 to 2 million Cambodians, a quarter of the country’s population, died under the Khmer Rouge regime. One of seven children of a high-ranking governmental official, Loung Ung was only five when the soldiers stormed into...

Reimagining Pretrial Justice: The Bail Project and the Fight to End Cash Bail
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Social Justice

Wednesday, April 29, 2020, 12:00 p.m.

Reimagining Pretrial Justice: The Bail Project and the Fight to End Cash Bail

As Americans, we are taught that the bedrock of our criminal legal system is the presumption of innocence, a fundamental right designed to protect us against wrongful conviction and incarceration. And yet, every day in courtrooms across the United States,...

2020 Law Day
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Politics & Public Policy

Friday, May 01, 2020, 12:00 p.m.

2020 Law Day

Your Vote, Your Voice, Our Democracy: The 19th Amendment at 100

President Dwight Eisenhower established the first Law Day in 1958 to mark the nation's commitment to the rule of law. In 1961, Congress issued a joint resolution designating May 1 as the official date for celebrating Law Day, which is...

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