Event Details

Political Polarization :
The role of higher education and schools of public policy in promoting civic engagement and civil discourse

“If you are passionate about the role of public policy and what it can do to improve our society. . .there is no better place in the world than Cornell to do this work.”
– Jeb E. Brooks School Inaugural Dean Colleen L. Barry

Event Details

Wednesday, April 19, 2023
TIME: 6:30 – 8:30 PM
COST: $35
LOCATION: The Addison of Boca Raton (2 East Camino Real, Boca Raton, FL 33432)

For event questions, contact R.J. Lavine

You are invited to an evening of conversation and cocktails at The Addison of Boca Raton. Inaugural dean of the Jeb E. Brooks School of Public Policy Colleen L. Barry will provide an overview of the new Brooks School, its mission, and purpose. She’ll discuss how schools of public policy can spark civic engagement and promote informed dialogue, and why the Brooks School is dedicated to this crucial work.

Arrive at 6:30 p.m., network with fellow Cornellians, and enjoy gourmet light bites with a variety wine, beer, and soft drinks.

Valet parking service available (gratuity at guest’s discretion).
Metered self-parking available along 11th street and in Addison south parking lot.
To access Addison south lot, enter 11th St from Federal Hwy.

The conversation starts at 7:00 p.m., moderated by Cornell alum Michelle Y. Talbert ‘00; a brief Q&A follows. Mixing and mingling continues until 8:30.

We are honored to have you join us!

Light Bites at The Addison at Boca Raton