At the second day of the Colby College/Maine Association of Nonprofits Nonprofit Leadership Institute, Dan Pallotta, the author of Uncharitable: How Restraints on Nonprofits Undermine Their Potential, gave a lecture in Ostrove Auditorium.
Doris Buffett, the founder of the Sunshine Lady Foundation and a philanthropist with strong Maine ties was the opening dinner speaker during Reshaping for Social Change, the Colby College/Maine Association of Nonprofits Nonprofit Leadership Institute on Wednesday, March 31, 2010 in the Schair-Swenson-Watson Alumni Center.
At 7 PM in Ostrove Auditorium, Chris Melissinos, former Chief Gaming Officer at Sun Microsystems and founder of PastPixels, gave an enthralling lecture on how video game culture is an integral part of today’s world.
On February 8, Colby Professor Lynne Conner and Andrew Taylor, the Director of the Bolz Center for Arts Administration at the University of Wisconsin-Madison lectured on Sophocles, audience behavior, and cultural enterprise at 4PM in Diamond 122.
On Thursday, January 14 at 7 PM, G. Calvin Mackenzie,The Goldfarb Family Distinguished Professor of American Government at Colby, gave a lecture analyzing the first year of President Obama’s economic policy.
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