SIS Dean Jim Goldgeier will moderate a discussion entitled, “Building Blocks for Making a Meaningful Difference” featuring John Prendergast, SIS/MA '90, as part of the SIS Dean’s Discussion Series.
is a human rights activist and best-selling author who has worked for peace in Africa for almost thirty years. He is the Co-Founder of the Enough Project
, which fights to end genocide and crimes against humanity affiliated with the Center for American Progress. He also helped create the Satellite Sentinel Project
, an initiative to deter a return to full-scale civil war between northern and southern Sudan, which he co- founded with actor, George Clooney. John has previously worked with the Clinton White House, the State Department, UNICEF, and the US Institute of Peace, to name a few.
This discussion is free and open to all with a reception to follow. This event will also be streamed live via Ustream here