Events

The 2018 Midterm Elections

Tuesday, April 10 from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Wallis Annenberg Hall

As Republicans fight to hang onto their majority, Democrats race to pick up seats and incumbents take on popular challengers, how will the legislative landscape change? Join CCLP and the Unruh Institute for an inside look at the upcoming midterm elections featuring the following panelists:

Dan Schwerin, Former Director of Speechwriting for Hillary Clinton

Jill Darling, Survey Director, USC Dornsife Center for Economic and Social Research

Seema Mehta, Political Writer for the Los Angeles Times

Matt Klink, Owner and President of Klink Campaigns, Inc.

Free food at 5:30PM.

Millennials and the Future of American Democracy

Tuesday, April 10 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM in the Geoffrey Cowan Forum (ASC 207) at the Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism

Join CCLP for a conversation about local civic engagement, political movements, gun control, and youth advocacy. The conversation will be led by CCLP Senior Fellow Morley Winograd, the former Senior Advisor to Vice President Al Gore. Winograd will be joined by Jen Tolentino, the Director of Policy and Civic Tech for Rock the Vote; Morris Levy, Assistant Professor of Political Science at USC; Angie Jean-Marie, from Civic Nation; Breana Weaver, Legislative Deputy for Los Angeles City Councilmember Marqueece Harris-Dawson; and Peter Hirshberg, from Maker City. Food will be served.

CCLP Washington D.C. Forum with Ambassador Alberto M. Fernandez

Monday, April 23 from 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM at the Lindner Commons in GW’s Elliott School, 1957 E St NW, 6th Floor

Join CCLP for a discussion with Ambassador Alberto M. Fernandez, the president of the Middle East Broadcasting Networks, Inc. (MBN). In this role, he oversees MBN’s multimedia operations in the U.S. and across the Middle East, including its digital properties, Alhurra Television networks and Radio Sawa. You can read more about Ambassador Fernandez here. Please RSVP to FirstMondayForum.RSVP@gmail.com if you plan on attending. We look forward to seeing you!

CCLP Washington D.C. Forum: The Future of Cultural Diplomacy

Monday, May 7 from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM at the Lindner Commons in GW’s Elliott School, 1957 E St NW, 6th Floor

Join CCLP for a lunch about the future of cultural diplomacy. Please RSVP to FirstMondayForum.RSVP@gmail.com if you plan on attending. We look forward to seeing you!

CCLP Washington D.C. Forum: The Public Diplomacy of World’s Fairs

Monday, June 4 from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM at the Lindner Commons in GW’s Elliott School, 1957 E St NW, 6th Floor

Join CCLP for a lunch about the public diplomacy of World’s Fairs. Please RSVP to FirstMondayForum.RSVP@gmail.com if you plan on attending. We look forward to seeing you!

CCLP Washington D.C. Forum: Nelson Mandela Centennial 

Monday, July 9 from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM at the Lindner Commons in GW’s Elliott School, 1957 E St NW, 6th Floor

Join CCLP for a lunch about the Nelson Mandela Centennial. Please RSVP to FirstMondayForum.RSVP@gmail.com if you plan on attending. We look forward to seeing you!

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