Harvard Club of Minnesota Annual Banquet
Christopher Robichaud will speak on "Civic Intellectual Virtues in the Post-Truth Age". Meet recipients of Harvard Club Foundation grants. Open to Harvard Club Members, those eligible for membership, and their guests. Signup deadline May 3.
Christopher Robichaud is Senior Lecturer in Ethics and Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government and Director of Pedagogical Innovation at the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics. He received his doctorate in philosophy from MIT. His interests surround ethics, political philosophy, and social epistemology, with a focus on examining the role of truth and knowledge in well-functioning democracies, and on understanding what the post-truth age of politcs is. Dr. Robichaud has been a member of the faculty since 2006. Previously, he has taught philosophy courses at Texas A&M University, the University of Vermont in Burlington, and Tufts University. Read more about our guest speaker here.
At this year’s banquet, you will hear about the Harvard Club of Minnesota Foundation and its support of education for the underserved. You’ll have a chance to meet representatives of four institutions that have received grants from the foundation:
- A Better Chance, Edina Chapter
- Cristo Rey Jesuit High School
- Higher Ground Academy
- Juxtaposition Arts
Please indicate your meal preference (chicken or vegan) when you order tickets. You will be presented these options in the RSVP form after payment is confirmed.