Back to the Future: Lessons for our emerging challenges from science fiction and history

Oct. 16, 2020

Watch the fifth annual John and Katherine Rosenbloom Endowed Lectureship Series featuring Congressman Joe Neguse, moderated by Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser.

2021 CWA Board and Volunteer Leadership Update

Oct. 15, 2020

Laurie Leinonen has been elected to serve as CWA Program Committee Chair, working in partnership with Lauren Daniels, our first-ever Student Program Chair. The Board created the Student Program Chair position several months ago in an effort to further enhance student voices in curating the conference.

100 Years of “Notorious” Women: Voting Rights and Equal Rights

Sept. 21, 2020

Watch the October 14 livestream discussion presented in partnership with the CU Boulder LeRoy Keller Center for the Study of the First Amendment and the Boulder Jewish Community Center.

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CWA concludes with a dissection of educational equality

Sept. 18, 2020

The University of Colorado, Boulder concluded its virtual Conference on World Affairs Friday, with a discussion on the racial impacts of educational equality. Nikhil Mankekar, CU graduate and two-time chair of the City of Boulder Human Relations Commission, moderated a conversation with A’shanti Gholar, Wisdom Amouzou and Jonathan Metzl.

CWA panel on “Leadership and Ethics” discusses values and this generation of college students

Sept. 18, 2020

The Conference on World Affairs (CWA) held a two-day “CWA Virtual” event on Sept. 10 and 11. During Thursday’s event, which focused on the theme of leadership, prominent keynote speakers from around the country shared their experiences involving how ethical decisions have been integral to their leadership abilities, as well as how these skills will help to shape future generations, in an panel called “Leadership and Ethics.”