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MIT Starr Forum Online: Policing in America and Beyond
Jun 30 - Virtual Event
MIT Starr Forum Online: Policing in America and Beyond
Jun 30 - Virtual Event

Join an MIT Starr Forum discussion, produced by the MIT Center for International Studies and led by Dean Melissa Nobles, on Tuesday, June 30, beginning at 9:00 a.m.

Part 1: Policing in America (9:00AM–9:45AM)

Chair: Melissa Nobles, MIT Kenan Sahin Dean of the School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences and professor of political science

Speaker: Rachael Rollins, Suffolk County’s 16th District Attorney

Part 2: Policing around the world (9:45AM– 10:30AM)

Chair: Melissa Nobles, MIT Kenan Sahin Dean of the School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences and professor of political science

Speakers:

Elizabeth Leeds, senior fellow, Washington Office for Latin America (WOLA), founder and honorary president, Brazilian Forum for Public Safety, and a research affiliate at the Center for International Studies at MIT

Other panelists TBA

 

This event is free & open to the public. You can also watch it on Facebook live or on-demand on YouTube.

 

 

MIT COVID-19 Response Funds

In exchange for the value you receive from this event, we ask that you make a donation (in an amount of your choosing) to the MIT Covid-19 Response Funds.

 


 

Funds will support:

MIT COVID-19 Research Fund

Gifts to support MIT’s response to help with the Covid-19 crisis, including providing equipment, space, expertise, and other resources to local area hospitals and other health care providers. Contributions to this fund will supplement Institute resources that are already being applied to these immediate medical needs including through the Medical Outreach and Crisis Management Team led by Professor Elazer Edelman, such as donations of personal protective equipment. Gifts will also support the work of Project Manus under Professor Martin Culpepper for projects including the design and mass manufacture of disposable face shields.

MIT COVID-19 Emergency Fund

Gifts to support MIT faculty and researchers addressing various aspects of the Covid-19 pandemic, including vaccine development, portable ventilators, AI solutions, and improved protective equipment.

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Date and Time
Tuesday, June 30, 2020
09:00 AM - 10:30 AM PT
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Agenda
Policing in America
09:00 AM - 09:45 AM
Policing Around the World
09:45 AM - 10:30 AM

Primary Contact
Starr Forum
starrforum@mit.edu.