PoliTALK Student Dinner with Dr. G.B. Burt: Social Activism and Music
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM (EDT)
PoliTALK Student Dinner and Discussion
with Dr. G.B. Burt
PoliTALK Leader: Catie O'Sullivan '14
Topic: Social Activism and Music
Tuesday, April 9, 2013
Morrison Commons, Rockefeller Center
The student dinner and discussion will follow the "Rough Side of the Mountain: A Conversation featuring Dr. G.B. Burt" event (4:30-5:45 pm, Hinman Forum).
Dr. G.B. Burt
Dr. Burt, a 76-year Alabama bluesman and Civil Rights-era activist, will continue the conversation about the link between music and social activism, and the work of the Music Maker Relief Foundation.
Upcoming PoliTALK student dinners and discussions:
- Monday, April 15, 2013, 6:00 pm, Morrison Commons
Joint dinner with RBEL student discussion group
Guest: Binta Brown, World Economic Forum Global Leaders, Humanitarian,
Council on Foreign Relations Term Member, Strategist
Topic: Solving Social Problems with Emerging Business Models
- Thursday, April 18, 2013, 6:00 pm, Morrison Commons
Guest: Steven Reinitz '09, Co-founder, B.B.R. Medical Innovations,
Topic: Entrepreneurship & Social Good
- Thursday, May 2, 2013, 6:00 pm, Rockefeller 208
Topic: Politics of Women's Rights
- Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 6:30 pm, Morrison Commons
Topic: Unemployment and Debt
When & Where
Nelson A. Rockefeller Center for Public Policy at Dartmouth College
The Rockefeller Center for Public Policy at Dartmouth College is a catalyst for teaching, research, and deliberation about public policy. Dedicated to providing an interdisciplinary perspective on policy-related topics, the center fosters a commitment to the ideals of public service and informed public debate exemplified by the man for which the Center is named, Nelson A. Rockefeller.
The Center inspires and energizes students to become effective leaders in their communities & to cherish and participate in democracy.
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