News & Events
2015 Fall Events Schedule
February 9th, 2016
Starr Center Paid Summer Internships Preview at Career Center
Join us at the Washington College Career Center to find out about the Starr Center’s coveted Comegys Bight paid summer internship program. Meet with former interns and hear about their experiences.
March 9th, 2016
“Reclaiming Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital Age,” a talk by Sherry Turkle
Renowned media scholar Sherry Turkle investigates how a flight from conversation undermines our relationships, creativity, and productivity — and why reclaiming face-to-face conversation can help us regain lost ground.
March 24th, 2016
2016 Richard Harwood Lecture in American Journalism: Susan Goldberg, Editor in chief, National Geographic
The C.V. Starr Center for the Study of the American Experience and the Louis L. Goldstein Program in Public Affairs present the Spring 2016 Richard Harwood Lecture in American Journalism: a talk with National Geographic magazine editor in chief Susan Goldberg.
April 6th, 2016
“Rosemary: The Hidden Kennedy Daughter,” a talk by Kate Clifford Larson
They were the most prominent American family of the twentieth century. The daughter they secreted away made all the difference. It was a reckoning that inspired them to direct attention to the plight of the disabled, transforming the lives of millions.