9:00 to 10:15 a.m. Keynote Lecture by David Yepsen
In Times Like These, What Helps? What Hurts?
What role can media play in supporting political dialogue to generate constructive, engaged civic connection in a contentious public landscape? How can we each be part of moving the dialogue forward even amidst profound disagreements?
(Location: Sussman Theater in Olmsted Center)
10:30 to 12:00 p.m. Major Panel Session
Getting Active, Getting Local
What does public leadership look like in local contexts? What key take-a-ways must we take seriously as we move forward, eager to nurture the civic health of our local, state and broader social and political contexts?