Askwith Forums and Debates stories
By News editor 04/11/2016 2:24 PM EDT
Public opinion on marriage equality shifted more dramatically than nearly any other civil rights debate in history. What lessons can we learn from the marriage equality movement? This question and more will be explored at the Askwith Forum on 4/13.
By News editor 03/24/2016 4:05 PM EDT
An Askwith Forum on March 31 will examine the challenges that remain for girls around the world to access a high-quality education, and the work that activists, teachers, governments, and intergovernmental organizations are advancing to address them.
By News editor 03/21/2016 8:35 AM EDT
On March 21, Harvard University President Drew Gilpin Faust and her brother, retired English and drama teacher Donald Gilpin, engaged in a conversation with Dean Jim Ryan about their successful careers as educators.
By News editor 03/01/2016 3:56 PM EST
In the Askwith Forum on Friday, March 4, Alejandra Y. Castillo, national director of the Minority Business Development Agency at the U.S. Department of Commerce, will lead a call to action designed to boldly lead us into a healthy economic future.
By News editor 02/19/2016 10:33 AM EST
Children's author and illustrator Sandra Boynton presents a visual retrospective of her work at the Askwith Forum on Tuesday, February 23.
By Newseditor 02/07/2016 11:51 PM EST
At the Askwith Forum on February 9, educators share their perspectives on Common Core implementation.
By News editor 01/28/2016 9:45 AM EST
At the Askwith Forum on Monday, February 1, Robert Putnam, Harvard Kennedy School professor and author of "Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis" considered what educators can do to help restore some measure of social mobility in our society.