Spring 2018 Lecture Series | Trump in the World The presidency of Donald Trump is having a significant impact on international affairs, global alliances, the U.S. role in the world, and on the status and politics of other countries. The Jackson School will continue its series of talks and discussions on the international impact of the Trump presidency, in Spring 2018. These lectures are free and open to students and the public. Featuring faculty at the Jackson School and Human Centered Design & Engineering, who will…Find out more »
Currently in residence with the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, the Calidore String Quartet is quickly becoming the most decorated young quartet on the world’s stage — including earning the 2016 M-Prize, the largest award given for chamber music. For their Meany Center performance, this vibrant musical powerhouse teams up with two esteemed chamber musicians, pianist Wu Han and cellist David Finckel, to perform two of the most beloved works of the repertoire. PROGRAM SCHUBERT: String Quintet in…Find out more »
Presented in partnership with Seattle Foundation Youth around our region and the country are organizing in ways we haven't seen in generations. This program, including insights from the Greater Seattle Civic Health Index and the work of Seattle Foundation grantees, will feature a panel discussion about investments being made in civic education with youth civic leaders and the adults who support them. Youth-friendly food and drink (non-alcoholic) Program Agenda 5 p.m - Doors open 5:30 p.m - Welcome 5:45 p.m. - Panel…Find out more »
Making a Killing: Guns, Greed, and The NRA tells the stories of how guns, and the billions made off of them, affect the lives of everyday Americans. It features personal stories from people across the country who have been affected by gun violence, including survivors and victims’ families. The film exposes how the powerful gun companies and the NRA are resisting responsible legislation for the sake of profit – and thereby putting people in danger. The film looks into gun…Find out more »
How many times have you driven by an amazing house and wondered what it looks like on the inside? Find out on Saturday, April 28, 2018, when a curated selection of awe-inspiring local homes open their doors for a day of modern architecture and design exploration. From Ballard to Fremont down to Fauntleroy and out to Clyde Hill and Redmond, come and see the inside and out of some of Seattle’s most amazing and unique modern homes, designed by some…Find out more »
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