Global Town Hall: Hope in a Time of Uncertainty
Join the McDonnell Academy for a global town hall featuring experts across disciplines and countries as they share which societal problem has them most concerned and what gives them hope for the future. Get details at McDonnell Academy.
OCTOBER 8 | 2020 | 8:30 – 10:00 AM (CST)
This event will be conducted virtually via Zoom & open to the public.
The burden of the global pandemic on health systems, economies, and societies has been the most disruptive force in 2020. It has brought into sharper focus other problems such as racial disparities and gaps in global governance, and it has dampened the spirits of people around the world. In the face of mounting global pressures—from the economic outlook to the climate crisis—many of us feel anxious and disheartened about the future. At the same time, faculty and students have a strong desire and capability to address these challenges.
Join us for a GLOBAL TOWN HALL featuring experts across disciplines and countries as they share which societal problem has them most concerned and what gives them hope for the future.