Upcoming Events

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Student Internship Presentations

11 a.m. Joe Rosenfield ’25 Center, Room 101

Please join us as these 2017 Rosenfield Program Internship grant recipients share their experiences and take questions from the audience.

Ala Akkad and Hanna Kessel
RefugeeOne; Chicago, IL
Tony Bergida
Office of Senator Joni Ernst; Des Moines, IA
Sydney Bergman
Embassy of the United States; London, UK
Daria Guzzo
Embassy of the United States; Santiago, Chile
Anthony Fitzpatrick
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission; Chicago, IL
Lily Hamilton
Benach Collopy LLP; Washington, DC
Esther Hwang
Monsoon United Asian Women of Iowa; Des Moines, IA
Emily Jordan
Project C.U.R.E.; Tempe, AZ

Sept. 5 - 7, 2017

Our Urban Future Symposium

Tuesday, Sept. 5

4 p.m., Joe Rosenfield ’25 Center, Room 101
Martin Murray, Professor of Urban Planning, University of Michigan
The Divergent Trajectories of Global Urbanism at the Start of the Twenty-first Century
7:30 p.m., Rosenfield Center, Room 101
Margarita Wells. Acting Environment and Sustainability Director, City of Miami
Miami Beach Rising Above:Making Miami Beach’s Community & Physical Infrastructure Resilient

Wednesday, Sept. 6

4 p.m., Rosenfield Center, Room 101
Jason Reblando, Instructional Assistant Professor, Illinois State University
New Deal Utopias
7:30 p.m., Rosenfield Center, Room 101
Alan Durning, Executive Director Sightline Institute
The Power of Small: How Building Small Means Living Large

Thursday, Sept. 7

11 a.m., Rosenfield Center, Room 101
Scholars’ Convocation. Mario Gandelsonas, Professor of Agriculture, Princeton University
The Downtown Des Moines Agricultural Corridor
4 p.m., Rosenfield Center, Room 101
Shuyang Lin, Re: architect, Public Digital Innovation Space (PDIS)
Democracy from the Future: Taiwan
7:30 p.m., Rosenfield Center, Room 101
Tom Vilsack, Former Governor of Iowa; Former U.S. Secretary of Agriculture; CEO, President, U.S. Dairy Export Council
Food as a Political Movement That Unites But Does Not Divide

Sunday, September 17

Constitution Day

4 p.m.

Feb. 6 – 8, 2018

The Role of Environmental Degradation in Conflict

Past Events

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Fall 1989 – Spring 2000 Rosenfield Program Events

Fall 1987 – Spring 1989 Rosenfield Program Events


Ebola, the World Health Organization, and the Chances of Reform

Counterinsurgency and the Future of Afghanistan

What Time is it?: An Afternoon with Civil Rights Pioneer Grace Lee Boggs

Grinnell Minute with Wadzanai Motsi '12

The Media: Changes and Challenges

Morris Dees, 2011 Innovator for Social Justice Prize Symposium keynote

The Business of Human Trafficking

The Truth About Domestic Sex Trafficking and How it Affects You

Human Trafficking: Jose Moya, A Historical and Global Perspective

Human Trafficking Panel Discussion

Martin Luther King, Jr. and the "Beloved Campus"