Nov. 8, 2017 Sunflower Foundation Advocacy in Health Speaker Series

Mon, 2017-11-06

Wednesday, Nov. 8, at 4:00 p.m., "Civil Discourse: Essential for a Healthy Democracy" with Carolyn Lukensmeyer of the National Institute for Civil Discourse (NICD)
5:30 p.m. Reception in the Museum Galleries & Lobby

Dr. Lukensmeyer, author and executive director of NICD, will lead a discussion about the importance of civil discourse in shaping public policies that improve the lives and wellbeing of all citizens. Among the topics:
- The Revive Civility & Respect initiative from the National Institute for Civil Discourse
- What Americans think about the level of public discourse among elected officials
- What you can do to help increase civility and improve your community's civic engagement