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Tisch will be hosting its Distinguished Speaker Series events with former Chair of the Democratic National Committee Donna Brazile, former Senator Jeff Flake (R-AZ), and interfaith leader Eboo Patel. Our Civic Life Lunch program and pop-up series will bring to campus Snapchat’s public policy guru Sofia Gross, professor and author of The Turnout Gap Bernard Fraga, Speaker of New York’s City Council Corey Johnson, Executive Director of Engineers Without Borders Cathy Leslie, documentary filmmaker Alexandra Pelosi, Boston’s Artist-in-Residence Steve Locke, and more. You can find additional information and relevant links for the spring programming below.

Event Details & Links

·           Check out our full spring events lineup here.

·           More info about Donna BrazileJeff Flake, and Eboo Patel at the embedded links.

·           More info about our Civic Life Lunches with Bernard FragaSpeaker Corey Johnson, and Steve Locke at the links.

·           Learn more about the Newhouse Professorship of Civic Studies and join Tisch College and President Monaco for a special lecture given by inaugural Newhouse Professor, Brian Schaffner.

  • Although the Distinguished Speaker Series events this spring will not be ticketed, we do ask that you RSVP via the links above.
  • As always, Distinguished Speaker Series events will be livestreamed on, and video links of each will be available after the events.