Ifill Forum 2023 – Leadership and Democracy: The Enduring Power of Black Women

Feb 11, 2023
1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Linda K. Paresky Conference Center

The Gwen Ifill College of Media, Arts, and Humanities presents its 2023 Ifill Forum, "Leadership and Democracy: The Enduring Power of Black Women." This year's event features legendary White House Correspondent April Ryan, who will be honored with the Gwen Ifill Next Generation Award — presented to an individual who embodies Gwen Ifill's commitment to professional excellence, mentoring, and the public good.

April Ryan will engage in a moderated discussion with members of the Simmons community, followed by audience Q&A. Following the event, Ifill College will host Ms. Ryan for a book signing. Copies of her book, Black Women Will Save the World: An Anthem, will be sold at the event.

This event is free and open to the public. Masks are strongly encouraged. For the book signing portion of the event, masks are required.

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