Tales in Leadership: Managing Chaos
Date: Thursday, April 20, 2017
Location: NYU Stern School of Business, Kaufman Management Center, Room 1-70
Registration: nyusternldp.org by April 15, 2017
Featuring Joe Berardino
Managing Director, Corporate Transformation, Alvarez & Marsal
Former CEO of Andersen Worldwide
Join us to hear about lessons in crisis management and the value of self-awareness in leadership.
RSVP at nyusternldp.org by 4/15/17.
CITIZEN ACTION IN THE 21st CENTURY: A CONVERSATION WITH ERIC LIU, FOUNDER OF CITIZEN UNIVERSITY
SPONSORED BY NYU LEADERSHIP INITIATIVE AND IN PARTNERSHIP WITH NYU SCHOOL OF LAW, BRENNAN CENTER FOR JUSTICE AT NYU SCHOOL OF LAW, GLOBAL SPIRITUAL LIFE AT NYU, NYU STERN LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM, NYU GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS, JOHN BRADEMAS CENTER OF NYU, AND CENTER FOR STUDENT ACTIVITIES, LEADERSHIP, AND SERVICE
DATE: Friday, April 28th, 12:30PM – 2:00PM
LOCATION: NYU Law School, Vanderbilt Hall, Room 220, 40 Washington Square South
“This is an age of epic political turbulence in America. Old hierarchies and institutions are collapsing. All the “givens” of civic life are no longer given. Now, citizens across the country and across the political spectrum are reclaiming power…Are you ready?”
– Eric Liu, CEO of Citizen University; Director of the Aspen Institute Citizenship and American Identity Program; Former Deputy Domestic Policy Adviser under President William Jefferson Clinton
People across the political spectrum have long felt frustrated, powerless, and disenfranchised. Year after year we’ve seen citizens feel ignored by those in power, convinced that their voices would remain unheard. And yet, amidst the political turmoil, we’re also witnessing citizens reclaim power from the ground up. There’s a resurgence of civic energy as Americans organize, use new platforms of influence, and demand to be heard.
So, what does it really take to create meaningful change? And if you want to make change in the world, do you know how? On Friday, April 28th, hear from bestselling author Eric Liu as he shares his thoughts on the evolving influence of civic power, the new role of the citizen, and how to make change happen.
Eric Liu is an author, educator, and civic entrepreneur. He is the Founder and CEO of Citizen University, which teaches the art of powerful citizenship through a portfolio of national programs. His books include the national bestsellers The Gardens of Democracy, The True Patriot, and You’re More Powerful Than You Think: A Citizen’s Guide to Making Change Happen.
*Doors open at 12:00PM
As an added bonus, the first fifty guests who arrive will receive a FREE copy of Eric Liu’s newest book You’re More Powerful Than You Think: A Citizen’s Guide to Making Change Happen.