Granite State Conversation - October 26, 2015 Civic Engagement and Education in American Democracy

Granite State Conversation - October 26, 2015 Civic Engagement and Education in American Democracy

 

Civic Engagement and Education in American Democracy

Oct 26th at Nashua Community College, 2:30 – 4:30 PM

Welcome and Introduction – Lucille Jordan, President, Nashua Community College

Session 1:  NH's College Attainment Goal and The Role of an Educated Citizenry

Introduction of Keynote Speaker – Gov. Margaret Wood Hassan
Keynote Address – Jamie Merisotis, CEO of the Lumina Foundation
New Hampshire’s Promise:  “65 by 25” College Attainment Goal – Tom Raffio, CEO of NE Delta Dental and Co-Chair of the NH Coalition for Business and Education

Session 2:  Civic Engagement and Education in our American Democracy

The Honorable David H. Souter
Retired Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States

The Honorable Judd A. Gregg
United States Senator from NH, 1993-2011

Moderated by Ross Gittell, chancellor, Community College System of NH
With participation from community college students and guests

Wrap-Up

Jeremy Hitchcock, Founder and CEO, Dyn, founder of STEAM-Ahead educational partnership and CCSNH Trustee

Reception to Follow