2018

  • July

    Daryl Davis to Present at Global Speaker Series on December 4, 2018

    He is not white.  He’s not even light-skinned. Make no mistake about it; he is Black. Yet, Klan-Destine Relationships author and Accidental Courtesy film star Daryl Davis has come in closer contact with members of the Ku Klux Klan than most White non-members. What’s more? He continues to do so, making him one of the most unique race relations experts and activists today. On December 4, 2018,  the NA community will welcome Daryl as part of the Global Speaker Series.
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  • Franklin Foer to Present at Global Speaker Series on October 17, 2018

    Widely respected in contemporary journalism, Franklin Foer has made a name for himself as one of America’s premier reporters and, on October 17, 2018, the NA community will welcome Franklin as part of the Global Speaker Series. Foer offers refreshing takes on some of our most pressing topics, covering everything from politics to technology, immigration to economics, liberalism to sports, with his trademark perception and candor. A fellow at the New America Foundation, Foer served as editor for The New Republic for seven years. He became a national correspondent for The Atlantic in December 2016.
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  • March

    Dr. Sue Mi Terry to Present at Global Speaker Series, April 3

    On April 3, the NA community will welcome Dr. Sue Mi Terry as part of the Global Speaker Series. Dr. Terry joined the Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS) as a senior fellow for Korea after a long and distinguished career in intelligence, policymaking, and academia following Korean issues. Prior to CSIS, she served as a senior analyst on Korean issues at the CIA from 2001 to 2008, where she produced hundreds of intelligence assessments—including a record number of contributions to the President’s Daily Brief. She has received numerous awards for her leadership and mission support, including the CIA Foreign Language award in 2008. Click here for more information about Dr. Terry.
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  • January

    Andrew Mwenda to present at Global Speaker Series on January 19

    Andrew Mwenda is a print, radio and television journalist, and an active critic of many forms of Western aid to Africa. Too much of the aid from rich nations, he says, goes to the worst African countries to fuel war and government abuse. Such money not only never gets to its intended recipients, Africa's truly needy -- it actively plays a part in making their lives worse.
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