Community Conversations

In the Spring of 2020, President Christina H. Paxson launched a virtual webinar series entitled Community Conversations as a way to strengthen Brown’s campus and community during unprecedented times. Speakers are invited to participate in Community Conversations to provide expert perspectives on a range of contemporary topics relevant to the Brown community.

Fall 2020

Media and the 21st Century | Featuring Jeff Zucker P'23
Tues. Oct 13, 2020, 12:00-1:00 PM Listen to the conversation


Spring 2020

1. Global Health and COVID-19 | Featuring Jim Kim ‘82, MD Ph.D and Ashish K. Jha, MD
Fri. Mar 27, 2020, 4:00 - 5:00 PM | Listen to the Conversation ​




2. The Economic Impacts of COVID-19 | Featuring Gregory Mankiw, PhD
Tues. Apr 7, 2020, 12:00 - 1:00 PM | Listen to the Conversation 




3. K-12 Education and COVID-19 | Featuring Sonja Santelises ‘89, Ed.D and Shalinee Sharma ‘99
Fri. Apr 24, 2020, 4:00 - 5:00 PM | Listen to the Conversation





Participants can register for future Community Conversations by visiting EventBrite. Recordings of previous conversations will be made publicly available on the University’s official YouTube channel.