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"Don't Label Me" CWA Virtual Event & Book Study

Dec. 7, 2020

Join us for a CWA virtual event featuring New York Times bestselling author and founder of the Moral Courage Project Irshad Manji on Thursday, March 4 at 5:30 p.m. MST. Her book "Don't Label Me: How to Do Diversity without Inflaming the Culture Wars", is a unique conversation about diversity, bigotry, and our common humanity. Free and open to all.

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CWA Launches Student Leader Certificate Program

Nov. 15, 2020

The Conference on World Affairs student leadership team has established a new CWA student leader certificate program in which student volunteers can gain recognition for their efforts in planning the annual Boulder tradition.

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Business as (Un)usual: Finding the Way Forward

Nov. 12, 2020

Watch our December 3, 2020 virtual discussion with Boulder Chamber President and CEO John Tayer as he interviews leading experts monitoring the state (and recovery) of the business sector both domestically and internationally.

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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.

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Netflix co-founder, Moms Demand Action founder, more headline 2020 Conference on World Affairs

Feb. 21, 2020

Netflix co-founder and former CEO Marc Randolph will give the opening keynote address on Monday, April 6th. The event will include talks from Moms Demand Action founder Shannon Watts and host of Hardcore History Podcast and CU alum, Dan Carlin.

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Announcing the 2020 CWA Ebert Interruptus

Feb. 18, 2020

The Ebert Interruptus series is one of the most beloved CWA traditions. Film critic and author Josh Larsen will return to the conference for his fourth year to host the 2020 series bringing this year's feature: Cleo From 5 to 7.

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Rosenblooms walk the talk on public education and its role in democracy

Dec. 20, 2019

Donors John and Kathy Rosenbloom are doing their part to bolster the type of dialogue and education that is at the root of a healthy democracy—and campus community.

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Meet the 2020 CWA Student Volunteer Coordinators

Sept. 13, 2019

Now through the 2020 conference, CU Boulder seniors Annie Miller and Lindsey Visscher will lead the CWA student committee as the Student Volunteer Coordinators (SVCs), overseeing the group as they invite speakers, assemble panels and assist with other year-round CWA events.

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Americans face a rising tide of despair. We have a duty to act.

Sept. 9, 2019

2019 CWA speaker Micheal Gerson's latest column in the Washington Post says mental health involves both a public debate and personal responsibility to friends and acquaintances.

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Brainwaves Podcast: CWA Special Edition

May 3, 2019

The University of Colorado Brainwaves podcast had the opportunity to talk to some of the world’s top experts at the 71st annual Conference on World Affairs. Guests include SETI’s Seth Shostak, Washington Post political columnist Michael Gerson and Harvard geneticist Matthew Meselson.

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