The Pell Center is pleased to announce its 2021 spring event series. Tickets to these events are free and will be available approximately two weeks prior to the event date. All events will take place virtually on the Pell Center’s Facebook page. Please RSVP for each event on the Pell Center’s Eventbrite page and email [email protected] with questions. To be notified when tickets become available, subscribe to our mailing list at the bottom of this page.
Keeping the Faith: The Past and Future of Civil Rights in the United States
Bernard Lafayette, Jr., Civil Rights Activist
Timothy Neary, Salve Regina University Department of History
Izabella I. Mangual-Solivan ’22, President, Salve Regina Student Government Association
January 20, 2021, 5:00 p.m. EST
Presented in partnership with the Office of Mission Integration at Salve Regina University.
Reading Across Rhode Island Kick Off Event: Stamped: Racism, Anti-Racism, and You
Jorge Elorza, Mayor of Providence, Rhode Island
Maureen Nagle, Education Chair, Reading Across Rhode Island
Val Tutson, Honorary Chair, Reading Across Rhode Island
January 26, 2021, 6:30 p.m. EST
Presented in collaboration with the Rhode Island Center for the Book.
COVID-19 Vaccines: Myths and Reality
Megan Ranney, MD, Brown University
February 10, 2021, 7:00 p.m. EST
The Future of U.S.-India Relations
Former-U.S. Ambassador Richard Verma
March 3, 2021, 7:00 p.m. EST
The Impact and Potential of Gaming and E-Sports
Kim Wallace, GameInformer magazine
March 16, 2021, 7:00 p.m. EDT
*Presented in collaboration with the Salve Regina University eSports club.
*Other events may be added to this series.