Weissberg Chair Eskinder Negash, Senior Vice President for Global Engagement for the United States Committee for Refugees and Immigrants (USCRI) presents his keynote speech.

Weissberg Chair In Human Rights And Social Justice

The Weissberg Chair in Human Rights and Social Justice was established in 1999, and each year a distinguished individual who has made important contributions to understanding and defending human rights and social justice on the international stage is invited to campus for a week-long residency.

Rebecca Makkai

2018 Mackey Chair nominated for National Book Award

2018 Mackey Chair Rebecca Makkai is a finalist for a National Book Award in the fiction category. Makkai read from her book, The Great Believers during her keynote reading last spring. Award winners will be announced in November.