The John F. Kennedy Jr. Forum regularly hosts heads of state; leaders in politics, government, business, labor and the media; academics; community organizers; and artists. In addition to speeches, debates and panel discussions on pressing issues, the Forum has sponsored television and radio programs, film screenings, and theatrical productions.
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Political journalists Mark Halperin and John Heilemann, authors of Game Change and Double Down joined moderator and TIME political columnist Joe Klein to discuss the 2012 presidential campaign. Halperin and Heilemann shared insights from the extensive interviews they...
New Frontier Award Ceremony November 25, 2013 - 6:00pm Jack Schlossberg, Charles Best, Tulsi Gabbard
Jack Schlossberg, grandson of President John F. Kennedy, presented the 2013 New Frontier Awards, which were created “to honor young Americans who are changing their communities—and the country—with their commitment to public service.” The awards, which are a joint effort of the Institute of...
Social Impact Economy November 21, 2013 - 6:00pm Scott Griffith, Karen Gordon Mills, Tracy Palandjian, David Wilkinson, David Wood
Scott Griffith, Former Chairman and CEO at Zipcar, Karen Gordon Mills, Institute of Politics Fellow, Fall 2013 and Administrator of the U.S. Small Business Administration, 2009-2013, Tracy Palandjian, Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder, Social Finance and former Managing Director, The...