56Jan 12, 1999
Racial Diversity in Corporate America
Mr. Adamson talked about how he helped Denny’s Restaurants become more racially inclusive and offered a blueprint for building a diverse business. After his remarks he answered ...
10Oct 1, 1998
Yugoslavia and Balkan Issues
Mr. Javanovic talked about the peace process in the Yugoslavia, the situation in Kosovo, and other issues affecting his country and the Balkans. After his prepared remarks, he took ...
9Oct 16, 1997
In Celebration of Intellectuals
Mr. Freedman talked about the importance of intellectuals on college campuses and in the society at large. He said that intellectuals are undervalued and their role. Following his ...
15Sep 9, 1997
Ms. Feldman spoke about the practice of social promotion, in which students are promoted even though they do not meet their grade level standards so they are not embarrassed and separated from ...
43May 13, 1997
Breaking the Color Barrier in Baseball
The widow of Jackie Robinson, the first African American to
play major league baseball in the U.S., discussed the significance of
her husband’s achievement and the status of race ...
32Apr 1, 1997
The Life of Prime Minister Rabin
Mrs. Rabin is in the U.S. to promote her new book, Rabin: Our Life, His Legacy, about her late husband, Yitzhak Rabin, former prime minister of Israel. In her speech she criticized ...