The Inaugural Reverend Dr. Richard L. Pearson Inaugural Lecture will be today at noon. Sergio Jaramillo Caro, Colombian High Commissioner for Peace, negotiated on behalf of the Republic of Colombia with the country's largest guerilla group, the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC). Jaramillo will share his experience negotiating a peace accord with the FARC that ended one of the world's longest-running conflicts, as well as what lies ahead for the region.
Monday, April 24, 2017 | 12:00 PM — 1:15 PM
Ida Noyes Hall, Cloister Club 1212 East 59th Street
If you wish to attend, please RSVP here.
The event will be webcast here.
Former President Barrack Obama is speaking about civic engagement and the next generation of leadership at UChicago beginning at 11AM. He is speaking to invited students from local high schools and community colleges. You can watch his webcast here.