How Can Philanthropy Address the Crisis of Polarization?

May 30th, 2024 - 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Vidalakis Dining Hall, Schwab Residential Center Stanford, CA 94305

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Fireside Chat with Dame Louise Richardson and Professor Robb Willer

Join the Stanford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society (PACS) and the Cyber Policy Center (CPC) for an engaging fireside chat featuring Dame Louise Richardson, esteemed political scientist and President of Carnegie Corporation of New York. Alongside her will be Robb Willer, Professor of Sociology and Psychology, Faculty Co-Director of PACS, and Director of the Polarization and Social Change Lab at Stanford.

The evening will feature a thought-provoking discussion that will delve into the pressing issue of polarization and its implications; and explore the role that philanthropy can play in strengthening the forces of societal cohesion in an effort to reduce polarization. Join us as we explore solutions and opportunities for driving social change and making a collective impact.

Please note: RSVP is required but does not guarantee a seat. Seating is limited and is first come, first served.

Stanford PACS is committed to making this a zero-waste event. Attendees are encouraged to take public transportation and bring their own to-go boxes for any leftover food. The Stanford Marguerite Shuttle, specifically Line C, X and Y, has stops conveniently located near Vidalakis Dining Hall.

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