“The Power of Community Engagement: Impact, Innovation, and the Individual”
Ppresented by Columbia College, Columbia Engineering , the Columbia University Division of Student Affairs and Center for Career Education in partnership with Kenneth Cole.
This is a continuation of the morning session. During this Forum we will discuss important social issues of today by highlighting innovative approaches to solutions and the ways in which individuals can have an impact on their communities.
The afternoon will begin with the panel “Advocating for a Just Community: Creating New Pathways to Justice” moderated by Chris Cuomo (ABC News) with panelists Ben Jealous CC’94 (NAACP), Angel Rodriguez (Andrew Glover Youth Program), and Professor Carla Shedd (Sociology and African American Studies).
The final panel “Creating a Global Community: Social Media and Social Change” will begin at 3:30pm. Moderated by Professor Sree Sreenivasan (School of Journalism) with panelists Mark Belinsky (Digital Democracy), Beka Economopoulos (Fission Strategy), and Professor Ted Perlmutter (School of Continuing Education).
Lecture on: “Conflict, Social Networks & Communication Technologies”