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A Conversation with Ambassador Samantha Power

February 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm MST

PAYNE INSTITUTE FOR PUBLIC POLICY SPRING WEBINAR SERIES
A CONVERSATION WITH AMBASSADOR SAMANTHA POWER

Topic: A Conversation with Ambassador Samantha Power

 

SPEAKER: Ambassador Samantha Power, Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations and author of The Education of an Idealist

 

Hosted by: PAYNE INSTITUTE FOR PUBLIC POLICY

 

Time: Tuesday, February 16, 2021 – 12:00PM – 1:00PM MT

 

ZOOM WEBINAR – REGISTRATION required – FOLLOW THIS LINK (registration is limited to Colorado School of Mines/Payne Institute Affiliates)

 

PLEASE FEEL FREE TO DOWNLOAD AND SHARE THIS WEBINAR FLYER

Please join the Payne Institute for Public Policy at the Colorado School of Mines as we welcome Ambassador Samantha Power, Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations and author of The Education of an Idealist, for a webinar conversation on Tuesday, February 16, 2021 from 12:00pm – 1:00pm (MT).

Samantha Power is a Professor of Practice at the Harvard Kennedy School and Harvard Law School. From 2013-2017, Power served as the U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations and a member of President Obama’s cabinet. From 2009-2013, Power served on the National Security Council as Special Assistant to the President for Multilateral Affairs and Human Rights. Power began her career as a journalist, reporting from places such as Bosnia, East Timor, Kosovo, Rwanda, Sudan, and Zimbabwe, and she was the founding executive director of the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy at the Kennedy School. Power’s book, “A Problem from Hell”: America and the Age of Genocide won the Pulitzer Prize in 2003. She is also the author of the New York Times bestsellers Chasing the Flame: One Man’s Fight to Save the World (2008) and The Education of an Idealist: A Memoir (2019), which was named one of the best books of 2019 by the New York Times, Washington Post, Economist, NPR, and TIME. Power earned a B.A. from Yale University and a J.D. from Harvard Law School.

Please follow this link to purchase a copy of Ambassador Samantha Power’s new book The Education of an Idealist

Details

Date:
February 16
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm MST
Event Category:
Website:
https://mines.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAsd--sqDgiE9RIKu6YxrUPce1NcUBpQawE

Organizer

Payne Institute
Phone:
(303)384-2730
Email:
Payne-info@mines.edu
Website:
https://payneinstitute.mines.edu/