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Jul 29, 2015, 12:18 ET
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2015 McNulty Prize Laureates Announced

Anne Welsh McNulty and the Aspen Institute today announced the eighth annual John P. McNulty Prize laureates, a group of extraordinary leaders who...

Jul 27, 2015, 09:15 ET
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The Aspen Institute Announces the Aspen Action Forum, July 27-31

The Aspen Institute is pleased to announce the third annual Aspen Action Forum. More than 350 entrepreneurial leaders from 37 countries,...

Jul 25, 2015, 10:45 ET
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Attorney General Loretta Lynch, Sen. John McCain, Dep. National Security Advisor Lisa Monaco Interviewed at Aspen Security Forum Today

 WHAT: Upcoming live video from the 2015 Aspen Security Forum, as well as video from previously recorded sessions, are as follows: Friday,...

Jul 24, 2015, 13:53 ET
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Dir. of National Intelligence James Clapper, Sec. Deborah James, CIA's David Cohen Interviewed at Aspen Security Forum Today

WHAT: Upcoming live video from the 2015 Aspen Security Forum, as well as video and transcripts from previously recorded sessions, are as...

Jul 23, 2015, 13:47 ET
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Sec. Jeh Johnson, CIA's Caroline Krass, Gen. John Allen, NSA Dir. Michael Rogers Interviewed at Aspen Security Forum Today

WHAT: Upcoming live video from the 2015 Aspen Security Forum, as well as video and transcripts from previously recorded sessions, are as...

Jul 23, 2015, 12:40 ET
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Aspen Ministers Forum Releases Letter to President Juan Manuel Santos

WHAT: The Aspen Ministers Forum, a group of former Foreign Ministers who meet regularly under the auspices of the Aspen Institute, released a...

Jul 22, 2015, 09:15 ET
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Aspen Institute Launches Program to Accelerate Growth of Social Enterprises

 The Aspen Institute launched the Braddock Scholars Program, a new program to help selected entrepreneurs incorporate big company skills and...

Jul 20, 2015, 09:17 ET
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Be a Part of the 2015 Aspen Security Forum Online and On Social Media

The Aspen Security Forum, which runs July 22-25, invites the public at large to engage with its speakers and other followers online and through...

Jul 13, 2015, 10:29 ET
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20 Health Care Innovators Selected for Aspen Institute Fellowship

The Aspen Institute today named 20 health care leaders selected to participate in the inaugural class of its Health Innovators Fellowship. This new...

Jun 25, 2015, 12:22 ET
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Be a Part of the 2015 Aspen Ideas Festival Online and On Social Media

 The Aspen Ideas Festival, which runs June 25-July 4, invites the public at large to watch online and engage in thoughtful dialogue with its...

Jun 25, 2015, 11:29 ET
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The Aspen Security Forum Releases 2015 Agenda

 More than 80 leading experts will discuss the most critical questions about national and homeland security at the sixth annual Aspen Security...

Jun 03, 2015, 11:56 ET
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JR, Cameron Carpenter, and Goldie Hawn Named 2015 Harman-Eisner Artists in Residence at Aspen Institute

The Aspen Institute Arts Program is pleased to announce that photographer and artist JR, organist Cameron Carpenter, and...

May 11, 2015, 09:00 ET

Bezos Scholars Program @ The Aspen Institute Announces 2015 Bezos Scholars

Today, the Bezos Scholars Program @ the Aspen Institute announced the selection of the 2015 Bezos Scholars. For the 11th year, this yearlong...

May 06, 2015, 20:23 ET
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Atlanta to Host Media leaders from China and the United States

 The following is being released by The Aspen Institute: Media executives and journalists from China and the United States will meet for a...

Apr 20, 2015, 10:27 ET
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Katie Couric Elected to Serve on Aspen Institute Board of Trustees

The Aspen Institute announced today the election of Yahoo News Global Anchor Katie Couric as a new member of its Board of Trustees. Ms. Couric will...

Apr 17, 2015, 09:55 ET
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$100,000 Given for Innovative Service Models to Be Integrated at Higher Education Institutions

The Franklin Project at the Aspen Institute along with the National Conference on Citizenship and the Corporation for National and Community...

Apr 09, 2015, 09:00 ET

El Instituto Aspen desarrollará el Programa Latinos y Sociedad

 El Instituto Aspen anunció hoy el lanzamiento del Programa Latinos y Sociedad, una nueva iniciativa dedicada a incrementar la conciencia...

Apr 09, 2015, 09:00 ET

Aspen Institute to launch Latinos and Society Program

 The Aspen Institute today announced the launch of its Latinos and Society Program, a new initiative dedicated to increasing the awareness...

Apr 08, 2015, 12:19 ET
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How to Re-Envision Connecticut's Public Libraries to be Focus of New State-wide Dialogue

On Monday, April 13, 2015, a distinguished group of thought leaders will gather in the Connecticut State Capitol in...

Mar 30, 2015, 10:10 ET
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Stan McChrystal Issues Challenge to Presidential Candidates to Embrace National Service

The following is being released by The Aspen Institute Franklin Project: What: McChrystal will be speaking about the importance of national...