May
26
12:00pm12:00pm

Religion and Xenophobia: The Role of Church-State Incongruence

This talk argues that minority communities are better able to overcome the clandestine collective action dilemma, i.e. the dual challenge of coordination and secrecy. Based on two unique collections of post-war testimonies, Robert Braun shows that minority groups were more likely to facilitate clandestine cooperation against the Nazis because their members formed insulated hubs of commitment that were able to combine mobilization without increasing exposure.

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Apr
18
7:00pm 7:00pm

Why Tech Needs Girls

Regina Agyare Honu, 2017 Buffett Award Winner, is the founder and CEO of Soronko Solutions, a software development company and social enterprise startup based in Accra, Ghana. She is also the founder of Tech Needs Girls, which mentors and trains young girls from low-income areas of Ghana in coding and technology-related skills. 

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