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WLC: Women of Color in US Politics: An Exploration of Ilhan Omar and Other Leaders

Professor Stefanie Chambers discusses the historic election of Congresswoman Ilhan Omar, the factors that explain Omar’s historic victory, and how her distinctive experiences, as a young, hijab-wearing, Black, immigrant woman have shaped her leadership and affected her experience. Chambers also connects her research to the 2020 elections and the achievements made by other women of color in elective office.

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The Storming of the Capitol and the Future of American Democracy

With panelists, Cheryl Greenberg, Paul E. Raether Distinguished Professor of History at Trinity College; Susannah Heschel ’73, H’10, Eli M. Black Professor of Jewish Studies at Dartmouth College and Trinity College Trustee; and Kevin J. McMahon, John R. Reitemeyer Professor of Political Science at Trinity College.

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Alumni Music Showcase (November)

The second iteration of this showcase! The evening features performances by Austin Tewksbury ’13, Marc Alexis ’14, Marisa Tornello ’15, and John Moran ’15, followed by a Q+A hosted by Professor Eric Galm.

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Red State/Blue State

A conversation to help those living in more Democratic Blue states to understand the political situation on the ground in more Republican Red states. Trinity’s Kevin McMahon (Political Science) moderates the discussion with Pearson Cross (University of Louisiana, Lafayette) and Randall Adkins (University of Nebraska, Omaha).

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Why Cities Lose

A conversation with Professors Garth Myers and Sean Fitzpatrick, and moderated by Professor Abby Williamson, about how political structures in the United States disadvantage its urban centers. Presented by Trinity-ALL.

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The Long March: The Black Freedom Movement

John Selders and Professor Davarian Baldwin discuss the role of protest in shaping American cities and an examination of the way protests have been documented over time. Co-sponsored with the Wadsworth Atheneum and the Amistad Center for Art & Culture.

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African-American Interpretations of Dante's Divine Comedy

A symposium celebrating the African American reception and interpretation of Dante’s epic poem, the Divine Comedy, featuring: Dennis Looney, Carl Phillips, Sherman Irby, and Cornel West; Introduction by Matthew Collins and moderated by Dario Del Puppo (Chair, Barbieri Endowment for Italian Culture).

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The College Admissions Landscape in a COVID-19 World

A conversation with Adrienne Amador Oddi, dean of admissions and financial aid and Julia Naclerio '08, M'20, associate director of college counseling at the King School, about the impact of the global pandemic on the college admissions process and their thoughts on what the future of college admissions holds.

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Alumni Music Showcase

Performances by Malcom Moon ’15, Malibongwe Thwala ’17, Mattea Sario '17, Brandon Serafino ’14, and Steve Syz ’17! Followed by a Q+A hosted by Eric Galm to help connect alumni with current musical students, and learn about their experiences beyond Trinity as emerging artists.

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Trinity Athletics in a COVID World

On August 27, the Trinity College athletic community got together for a conversation highlighting successes of last year, a brief overview of the upcoming academic year, and an update on the Athletics Campaign.

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Albert Camus' The Plague (La Peste)

Presented by the Trinity Institute for Interdisciplinary Studies (TIIS) and the Leonard E. Greenberg Center for the Study of Religion in Public Life, four Trinity professors discussed the novel from their respective fields.

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Hospitality Disrupted: Dining Out Post-COVID

David Chang ’99, founder and chef of Momofuku, and Danny Meyer ’80, P’20, founder and CEO of the Union Square Hospitality Group, discussed the the challenges that the hospitality and restaurant industry are facing on June 11. The presentation was moderated by John Molner ’85, co-founder and CEO of KCM Media.