City Club of Cleveland
January 29, 2014 Youth Forum: The Cleveland Renaissance01/29/15
A panel of Cleveland leaders discuss the city's renaissance, featuring Marianne Crosley, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Cleveland Leadership Center; Tom Heinen, Co-President of Heinen’s Fine Food Stores; Alonzo Mitchell, Founder and...
January 30, 2015 From Science To Cancer Cures: How The Case...
Leaders from the Case Comprehensive Cancer Center—Brian J. Bolwell, M.D., FACP, Associate Director for the Taussig Cancer Institute, Case Comprehensive Cancer Center and Chairman, Taussig Cancer Institute, Cleveland Clinic; Stanton L. Gerson, M.D.,...
January 28, 2015 Boosting the Achievement of Anxious Students
A panel discussion on how to address student trauma, featuring several teachers who have successfully dealt with the issue, including - Mallory Floyd, Principal of Belden Elementary School, Canton City School District, during the “Grow the Brain”...
January 27, 2015 We Get What We Pay For: Ohio's Plans To Transform...
Greg Moody, Director of the Governor's Office of Health Transformation, discusses Ohio's plan through the Office of Health Transformation to reset the healthcare rules so incentives exist to to keep people as healthy as possible, pay for what works to...
January 22, 2015 The Significance of Media Freedom for Democracy
Sevgi Akarcesme, columnist and senior editor at Zaman, Turkey's largest newspaper, discusses how tensions between Russia and the West are being portrayed in the media and its potential effects on Turkey's foreign policy and the country's relationships...
January 23, 2015 What to Expect When You're Expecting a Political...
Jo Ann Davidson, Chairwoman of the 2008 Republican National Convention in St. Paul, Minnesota, and former Speaker of the Ohio House of Representatives, kicks off the City Club's #RNC2016 speaker series. She discusses the political, economic,...
January 21, 2015 Cubed: A Secret History Of The Workplace
Nikil Saval, author of Cubed: A Secret History of the Workplace, discusses the transformation of the American workplace set amidst a backdrop of literary, cultural and political insights. Saval highlights the inventions, people and philosophies that...
January 14, 2015 Youth Forum: A Conversation On Race
The City Club Youth Forum Council hosts a conversation for high school students on racism and its impact on our communities, featuring panelists Shakyra Diaz, ACLU of Ohio Policy Manager; Andres Gonzalez, Chief of Police, Cuyahoga Metropolitan Housing...
January 9, 2015 Stanley Adelstein Memorial Service
Remembering Stanley Adelstein, 1919-2014.
January 16, 2015 The World According To Stokes
Retired Congressman Louis Stokes is interviewed by two of his children, WABC-TV journalist Lori Stokes and WXYZ-TV journalist Chuck Stokes, offering insights into the state of America today based on his lifelong admiration for the works of Dr. Martin...
Efficiencies and Accountability: A Report to the Stakeholders
Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Tim McGinty reviews his first two years in office and discusses plans for the future to ensure the safety of Cuyahoga County citizens.
December 16, 2014 Looking Back at the Year of Zero Waste
A panel of local business and community leaders including Mel Kurtz, Founder and President, Quasar Energy Group; Nicole McGee, Founder, Plenty Underfoot and Collective Upcycle; and Nicole P. Schiro, Vice President, Brand Manager, PNC discuss their...
December 12, 2014 The Unfinished Business of Race
Reverend Otis Moss, Jr. and Reverend Joan Brown Campbell discuss race and racism in America, focusing specifically on what we as individuals can do to make a difference.
December 10, 2014 ARE OHIO CHARTER SCHOOLS IMPROVING?
Margaret Raymond, Ph.D., the Director of CREDO, the Center for Research on Education Outcomes, reveals the results of a new longitudinal study on the performance of students in Ohio charter schools.
December 5, 2014 WHY JAPAN STILL MATTERS
Kazuyuki Katayama, Ph.D., Consul General for Japan in Detroit, discusses the trade relationship between Ohio and Japan. Katayama places emphasizes the role of Japan as Ohio’s top foreign investor.
December 2, 2014 THE HAPPY DOG TAKES ON THE WORLD: GANG VIOLENCE IN...
Happy Dog takes on the world at this monthly series, featuring Brian Stefan-Szittai from the Inter-Religious Task Force and Milena Sterio, The Charles R. Emrick Jr. - Calfee Halter & Griswold Professor of Law at Cleveland State University's...
December 3, 2014 THE VOICE OF THE VATICAN: COVERING GLOBAL CATHOLICISM...
John L. Allen, Jr., specialist in coverage of the Vatican and the Catholic Church as associate editor at The Boston Globe and senior Vatican analyst for CNN, speaks about how to be smarter about evaluating the behavior of the Vatican, highlighting...
November 21, 2014 UNDERSTANDING OPERATION PROTECTIVE EDGE: THE GAZA...
Noura Erakat, Assistant Professor, New Century College at George Mason University and Co-Editor of Jadaliyya, places the crisis of the Gaza Strip into historical, political, and legal context. She examines the transformation of the Gaza Strip from...
November 19, 2014 PROVEN MODELS OF MUSIC FOR EDUCATIONAL GROWTH
Kimberly Meier-Sims, Director of the Sato Center for Suzuki Studies, member of the violin faculty of the Cleveland Institute of Music, and registered Violin Teacher Trainer through the Suzuki Association of the Americas; Stephen Sims, DMA, instructor...
November 18, 2014 HOW UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS AND THE CLEVELAND BROWNS ARE...
James Voos, M.D., Head Team Physician for the Cleveland Browns, discusses how the Cleveland Browns and University Hospitals are teaming up to change the way sports medicine is delivered, focusing on an athlete's total wellness.
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More informationFeaturing The City Club of Cleveland's Friday Forum and other City Club events. Established to encourage new ideas and a free exchange of thought, this is the oldest continuous free speech forum in the country, renowned for its tradition of debate and discussion.
Each Forum is an hour long program. The program starts with a brief introduction followed by a 25-30 minute address by the speaker. Spirited, insightful and often challenging questions from the audience fill the final half hour of the program.