Special Webinar – Democracy Under Lockdown: Civil Society’s Response to COVID-19

Special Webinar – Democracy Under Lockdown: Civil Society’s Response to COVID-19

Webinar with Indiana University Professor
Dr. Leslie Lenkowsky

 

Tuesday, December 8, 2020
11 am Pacific Time 2 pm Eastern

 

 

 

 

 

Join us for a webinar with Dr. Leslie Lenkowsky, professor of practice in the Paul H. O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs at Indiana University and a member of the philanthropic studies faculty of the IU Lilly Family School of Philanthropy. Dr. Lenkowsky, an expert on philanthropy and public affairs, will offer his insights into American civil society’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic and what increased restrictions on personal freedom mean for our democracy.

December 08, 2020

Pasadena, CA, USA

About Dr. Leslie Lenkowsky

Dr. Leslie Lenkowsky is professor of practice in the Paul H. O’Neill School of Public and Environmental Affairs at Indiana University and a member of the philanthropic studies faculty of the IU Lilly Family School of Philanthropy. He teaches courses on philanthropy, nonprofit organizations, social entrepreneurship, civil society around the world, and public policy.

 

Before joining the Bush Administration, Dr. Lenkowsky was professor of philanthropic studies and public policy at IUPUI. From 1990 to 1997, he served as president of the Hudson Institute, an internationally renowned public policy research institute. Dr. Lenkowsky has also served as president of the Institute for Educational Affairs, deputy director of the United States Information Agency, research fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, and research director at the Smith Richardson Foundation.

 

A graduate of Franklin and Marshall College, Dr. Lenkowsky received his doctorate from Harvard University. His writing has appeared in such publications as CommentaryThe Weekly StandardThe Wall Street Journal, and The Chronicle of Philanthropy. He has spoken frequently to educational and philanthropic groups throughout the United States and internationally.