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Amateur Hour: Presidential Character and the Question of Leadership

April 27, 2021

Watch the Recording Here We are happy to present a free virtual discussion between CU President Mark Kennedy and Lara M. Brown, Ph.D. , Director and Associate Professor at the Graduate School of Political Management at George Washington University. A distinguished writer and dedicated scholar, Dr. Brown is the author...

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Centering Relationships & Building Trust

March 1, 2021

About the Webinar CU Boulder's Center for Leadership presents David Brooks as the 2021 Leo Hill Leadership Speaker Series marquee speaker. Brooks presented Leadership: Centering Relationships and Building Trust, which illuminates how all citizens can be leaders in repairing our country’s social fabric. Brooks focused mostly on his work with...


Leadership and Curiosity: Why History’s Greatest Leaders Were Readers

Jan. 27, 2021

About the Webinar Is leadership a teachable art? Benson Center Associate Faculty Director/Engineering Leadership Program Director Shilo Brooks will discuss this question, and why many of the most successful leaders in the history of science, politics, and the arts were deeply curious and broadly educated people of wonder and imagination...


Is Civil Discourse Dead? A Conversation with Robert George and Cornel West

Jan. 21, 2021

About the Webinar Professors Robert George of Princeton University and Cornel West of Harvard University will join Dr. Scott Powell, Director of the Aquinas Institute for Catholic Thought at CU Boulder for an honest conversation about friendship, faith, and the state of civil discourse across our nation’s political and cultural...