Herman Bolhaar, Chief Prosecutor of the Netherlands
Friday, September 19, 2014, 12:00 â€“ 1:45 p.m.
124 Mount Auburn Street, Ash Center Foyer, Suite 200-North, Cambridge, MA
Light lunch will be served
Chief Prosecutor of the Netherlands Herman Bolhaar will be speaking at the Ash Center's first Innovation Round Table of the year. He will talk about his unorthodox approach to fighting human trafficking and other forms of organized crime. HKS Lecturer Jorrit de Jong will moderate the conversation with Mr. Bolhaar, HKS faculty, Innovations Program staff, and students based on the discussion case: â€śWanted: Partners!â€ť MoreÂ»
Hahrie Han, Wellesley College, and Sarah Hodgdon, Sierra Club
Wednesday, September 24, 2014, 4:10 â€“ 5:30 p.m.
124 Mount Auburn Street, Suite 200-North, Cambridge, MA
Why are some civic associations better than others at getting â€“and keepingâ€“ people involved in activism? How do the most active associations blend mobilizing and organizing to transform their members' motivations and capacities for involvement? In this discussion, Wellesley College Professor and author of How Organizations Develop Activists Hahrie Han and Sierra Club Director Sarah Hodgson will explore how civic associations can build the power they want and support a healthy democracy. Â MoreÂ»