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National Agenda 2017: As We Stand, DividedNational Agenda 2017: As We Stand, DividedMitchell Hall, University of Delaware's Newark CampusEventbrite tickets are optional but recommended: www.bit.ly/NationalAgenda_Sept6. This event is free and open to the community. The University of Delaware's seventh annual National Agenda Speaker Series explores the divides that exist in the United States, including gender, geographic, religious, partisan, and cultural. Brianna Wu is head of Development at GSX, a Boston independent video game studio. Wu came to national prominence when she and other women working in the tech industry were personally targeted by alt-right groups, including one spearheaded by Steve Bannon, now chief strategist to Donald Trump. Her story has been told and fictionalized in several media, including in an episode of Law & Order: SVU and on The Sci-Fi Channel. Wu is also a 2018 Democratic candidate for U.S. Congress in Massachusetts, District 8. The fall speaker series, which is free and open to the public, will be at Mitchell Hall on the University of Delaware's Newark campus on these Wednesday evenings: September 6, September 20, October 4, October 18, November 1, and November 15. National Agenda is made possible with support from the University of Delaware Office of the Provost.9/6/2017 11:30:00 PM9/7/2017 1:00:00 AMFalse
National Agenda 2017: As We Stand, DividedNational Agenda 2017: As We Stand, DividedMitchell Hall University of Delaware's Newark CampusEventbrite tickets are optional but recommended: www.bit.ly/NationalAgenda_Sept20. This event is free and open to the community. The University of Delaware's seventh annual National Agenda Speaker Series explores the divides that exist in the United States, including gender, geographic, religious, partisan, and cultural. David Joy is a Southern novelist and the author of the Edgar-nominated novel, Where All Light Tends To Go as well as the novels The Weight Of This World and the upcoming The Line That Held Us. He is also the author of the memoir Growing Gills: A Fly Fisherman’s Journey, which was a finalist for the Reed Environmental Writing Award and the Ragan Old North State Award. Joy is the recipient of an artist fellowship from the North Carolina Arts Council. His writing has appeared in numerous magazines and journals, and has been nominated for awards such as the Pushcart Prize. Signed copies of Joy’s novels will be available for purchase. The fall speaker series, which is free and open to the public, will be at Mitchell Hall on the University of Delaware's Newark campus on these Wednesday evenings: September 6, September 20, October 4, October 18, November 1, and November 15. National Agenda is made possible with support from the University of Delaware Office of the Provost.9/20/2017 11:30:00 PM9/21/2017 1:00:00 AMFalse
National Agenda 2017: As We Stand, DividedNational Agenda 2017: As We Stand, DividedMitchell Hall, University of Delaware's Newark CampusEventbrite tickets are optional but recommended: www.bit.ly/NationalAgenda_Oct4. This event is free and open to the community. The University of Delaware's seventh annual National Agenda Speaker Series explores the divides that exist in the United States, including gender, geographic, religious, partisan, and cultural. Asma Khalid covered the Presidential Election of 2016 for NPR and WBUR in Boston. She joined NPR’s political team to focus on the intersection of demographics and politics. She was also a founding member of the NPR Politics podcast. After the election, Asma drew attention with her essay, “What It Was Like to Cover the Election as a Muslim,” where she described public reaction as she traveled the country talking to voters at town halls, rallies, churches, and diners. The fall speaker series, which is free and open to the public, will be at Mitchell Hall on the University of Delaware's Newark campus on these Wednesday evenings: September 6, September 20, October 4, October 18, November 1, and November 15. National Agenda is made possible with support from the University of Delaware Office of the Provost.10/4/2017 11:30:00 PM10/5/2017 1:00:00 AMFalse
National Agenda 2017, As We Stand, Divided: Bridging the DividesNational Agenda 2017, As We Stand, Divided: Bridging the DividesMitchell Hall Auditorium, University of Delaware's Newark CampusThis will be a ticketed event; details to follow. Join the former Vice President for a conversation on divides facing the nation. In partnership with The Biden Institute, the Center for Political Communication will feature the former Vice President to discuss the many political and partisan divides that exist in Washington, DC, today and during his tenure as Vice President. As a U.S. senator from Delaware for 36 years, Biden was a leading architect of domestic policy on some of the most pressing issues facing the country. In January 2017, President Barack Obama awarded Biden the Presidential Medal of Freedom, with Distinction, the highest civilian honor in the United States. The National Agenda "As We Stand, Divided" speaker series is hosted by the Center for Political Communication. It is held at the University of Delaware's Mitchell Hall on these Wednesday evenings: September 6, September 20, October 4, October 18, November 1, and November 15. National Agenda is made possible with support from the University of Delaware Office of the Provost.10/18/2017 4:00:00 PM10/18/2017 5:30:00 PMFalse

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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