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Upcoming Meetings and Events

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For information on a specific event, call the Events Office at 617-576-5032.

For press inquiries, call the Communications Office at 617-576-5043.

February 2017

Friday, February 3, 2017  |  Register by email
Yale University, The Macmillan Center, New Haven, CT
12:00 p.m.

Courts and Law in the Age of Trump

Linda Greenhouse (Yale University)
Friday, February 3, 2017  |  Register online
House of the Academy, Cambridge, MA
12:30 p.m.
Friday Forum

Democracy’s Detectives: Investigative Journalism in the Internet Age

Ellen Hume (Boston-based Journalist, Teacher, and Civil Society Activist)
Tuesday, February 7, 2017  |  Register by email
The Headliner’s Club, Austin, TX
6:30 p.m.

Dinner with Academy Members and discussion about The Commission on the Future of Undergraduate Education

Wednesday, February 8, 2017  |  Register Online
Rice University, James A. Baker III Hall, Houston, TX
6:00 p.m. Panel followed by reception

8:00 p.m. American Academy members and their guests are invited to join Academy President Jonathan Fanton for dinner following the program and reception
Hotel Zaza, 5701 Main Street, Houston

in collaboration with the Baker Institute at Rice University

Science, Technology and Innovation Policy in the New Administration

Sylvester James Gates Jr. (University of Maryland, College Park)
Jeannette M. Wing (Microsoft Research)
Thursday, February 9, 2017  |  Register by email
University of California, San Diego Faculty Club, La Jolla, CA
5:00 p.m.

The Future of Immigration Reform

Featuring UCSD faculty:
David FitzGerald
Tom K. Wong
David A. Lake, moderator
Wednesday, February 15, 2017  |  Register Online
House of the Academy, Cambridge, MA
6:00 p.m.
in collaboration with the Catalyst Collaborative@MIT

Staged Reading and Discussion of “Paradise” by Laura Maria Censabella

Paula Hammond (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Rebecca Saxe (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Saba Valadkhan (Case Western Reserve University)
Debra Wise (Catalyst Collaborative@MIT; Underground Railway Theater, Central Square Theater)
Tuesday, February 28, 2017  |  Register Online
National Press Club, Washington, DC
9:00 a.m.

Panel Discussion and Press Conference for final report of the Academy’s Commission on Language Learning

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
The Cosmos Club, Washington, DC
6:00 p.m.

Reception, dinner, and program for Academy Members on “Investing in Language Learning for the 21st Century”

Upcoming Meetings and Other Events

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Friday Forum Schedule

View the 2015–2016 Friday Forum schedule.

Past Meetings, Lectures, and Other Events

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