Join us for a conversation with Lex Paulson on successful civil society strategies including leadership tips, techniques for community organizing, and effective partnerships among elected officials, civil society and individual citizens.
Lex Paulson served as a mobilization strategist for the campaigns of Barack Obama in 2008 and Emmanuel Macron in 2017. He currently directs international projects for D21, a consultancy based in Prague, is advising the French National Assembly on political and civic innovation, and teaches public advocacy at Sciences Po-Paris.
A native of Washington DC, Lex has worked as an attorney, professor, writer, and political organizer, including projects for UNICEF, the U.S. State Department, and the National Democratic Institute. Trained in political theory at Yale, Cambridge, and the Sorbonne, he worked as legislative counsel in the 111th U.S. Congress; organized on four U.S. presidential campaigns; and has worked to advance democratic innovation in countries such as India, Tunisia, Egypt, Uganda, Senegal, and Côte d'Ivoire.
This event is made possible in partnership with American Center for a European Ukraine. The event will be in English without translation.
Remember to bring your passport or driver’s license.
Erin Gasim, Associate Director of International Admissions, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago will be conducting a presentation to share tips for preparing an art portfolio for undergraduate studies.
Come to America House and chat with Chazmin “Chaz” Peters, who was born and raised in Olympia, WA. She is a First Officer with Alaska Airlines and the Director of Eagles Aviation Camp. She received her flight training from Big Bend Community College in Moses Lake, WA and her BA from the University of Washington Tacoma.
Have you already tried the U.S. Air Force National Museum virtual tour at America House? Come explore it while having a chat with our friend Ryan who has a lot to say about the sky, planes, and his life experience in general.
Під час тренінгу: що таке віртуальна реальність, коли і як було створено цю технологію; перші прототипи та різновиди сучасних пристроїв; найцікавіші VR-проекти; що таке додана (AR) та змішана (MR) реальності та в чому їх відмінності; інструменти розробки та їх відмінності.
With her New York-centric essays, Sloane Crosley takes a magnifying glass to modernity. Parsing the nuances, trends, and perceptions of Big City life she offers up some cleverly hilarious insights about the way we live now.
A haven for Black intellectuals, artists and revolutionaries-and path of promise toward the American dream-Black colleges and universities have educated the architects of freedom movements and cultivated leaders in every field. They have been unapologetically Black for 150 years. For the first time ever, their story is told.
Бажаєш навчатися у США, але бракує знань як цього досягнути? Відвідай презентацію, щоб дізнатися про процес вступу, фінансування своєї освіти та послуги, що надають центри EducationUSA.
You’ll witness the competition of the strongest public speakers in two categories: Humorous and Impromptu Speeches! The battle will be a fierce one as there will be only one winner in each category.