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    • Apr

      03

      2017
      Baker Living Room, Healy G-18

      Decoding Government Impact: Discussion & Lunch

      The touchstone for any government should be the results it achieves for its citizens. Practitioners, however, lack a general theory of why some policies succeed while others fail. The Centre for Public Impact, a not-for-profit foundation ...

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    • Mar

      20

      2017
      Old North 205

      Political Pageturners: Discussion with Author Jill Lawrence

      On Monday, March 20, 2017, Jill Lawrence (Commentary Editor and Columnist, USA Today) held a discussion on her 2017 book, The Art of the Political Deal: How Congress Beat the Odds and Broke Through Gridlock. The discussion offered a timely look ...

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    • Jan

      25

      2017
      Halcyon House

      Inaugural Baker Forum

      Inaugural Baker Forum: The Future of Prosperity Disruption & Innovation in a Changing Economy Participants included: Aneesh Chopra, first Chief Technology Officer of the United States Donna Harris, Co-Founder of tech incubator 1776 Karin ...

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    • Jan

      23

      2017
      Intercultural Center (ICC) Auditorium Lobby

      GNN: Careers in Negotiation & Conflict Resolution Networking Reception

      On Monday, January 23, the Georgetown Negotiation Network (GNN) at the Baker Center for Leadership and Governance, the Walsh School of Foreign Service, and the McCourt School of Public Policy co-hosted a networking reception with DC-based ...

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    • Dec

      06

      2016
      Fisher Auditorium, Rafik B. Hariri Building, Georgetown University

      Steve Case on The Third Wave

      Book Talk, Discussion & Signing Georgetown University was proud to host one of America’s most successful entrepreneurs and CEOs, Steve Case, co-founder of America Online (AOL) and CEO of Revolution LLC. Hosted in partnership with the ...

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    • Nov

      18

      2016
      Baker Living Room

      GNN Skill Building Clinc: Dignity: The Essential Role it Plays in Conflict and Leadership

      On November 18, 2016, the Georgetown Negotiation Network (GNN) at the Baker Center for Leadership and Governance held its second clinic, entitled Dignity: Its Essential Role in Resolving Conflict with Dr. Donna Hicks.  Dr. Hicks, best-selling ...

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    • Oct

      31

      2016
      Old North 205

      Baker Leadership Roundtable: What would you attempt if you could not fail?

      The Baker Center for Leadership & Governance, a convener within Georgetown’s McCourt School of Public Policy, is excited to announce the Baker Leadership Roundtable, a series of small group discussions featuring established and emerging ...

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    • Oct

      25

      2016
      ICC Auditorium

      Left Behind: Working Class Families and Communities

      This unique dialogue focused on the economic realities, political impact, and moral dimensions regarding the national neglect of working-class families and communities. The 2016 election demonstrated the anger, resentment, and anxiety of workers ...

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