Marc Tucker, president and CEO of the National Center on Education, will speak on “What It Will Take for the United States to Match the Performance of the Nations with the Best Education Systems,” at College of the Atlantic’s Deering Common Campus Center on Friday, April 5 at 3 p.m.
Dan Gillmor, an international expert on citizen journalism and new media and columnist for The Guardian, will speak at Champlain College’s Alumni Auditorium Monday, April 8, at 7:30 p.m.
Former U.S. Sen. Gary Hart (D-Colo.) will keynote Salve Regina University’s Story in the Public Square, a daylong gathering of journalists, novelists, filmmakers and others to be held Friday, April 12 on the Salve campus. ($20 fee waived for Salve students and staff.)
Progressive radio and television talk show host Thom Hartmann, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and key radio journalists will celebrate the 40th anniversary of community radio at WGDR Studios, Goddard College Community Radio on the night of Saturday, May 17.