Alverno Forum

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The Alverno Forum invites the Greater Milwaukee community to engage in respectful dialogue and common effort for the public good. A variety of topics — all relevant to local needs and committed to Alverno’s philosophy of seeking broad perspective — are addressed during the school year, and each Forum is led by one of Alverno’s four schools: Arts & Sciences, Business, Education and Nursing. 

Join us for lively evening discussions, free and open to the public! Register below.


Programs for the 2015-16 school year:

Thursday, October 29  Teaching, Learning & Trauma: What Educators Know & Can Do

Sponsored by the School of Education


Thursday, December 3  Building a Case for Change on Food Initiatives with the Amani Neighborhood

Sponsored by the School of Business


Thursday, February 18  Black Lives Matter: Racial Disparities and the Criminal Justice System

Sponsored by the School of Arts & Sciences


Tuesday, March 22  Social Activism: What Health Care Professionals Can and Should Do
Sponsored by the School of Nursing


Thursday, April 21  Mass Incarceration in America: Who's Locked Up and Why

Sponsored by the School of Arts & Science


All Forums begin at 6:00 p.m. at Alverno College.  For more information, call the Institute for Educational Outreach at 414-382-6087 or email‌