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Ifill talks media at the College of William and Mary

April 3, 2015
Gwen Ifill, co-anchor and co-managing editor of PBS NewsHour and the College of William and Mary’s 2015 Hunter B. Andrews Distinguished Fellow in American Politics, met with the College community March 30 and 31.

100 Lives & The Armenian Genocide: Gwen Ifill talks to George Clooney & Ruben Vardanyan

March 10, 2015
Gwen Ifill speaks to 100 LIVES founder Ruben Vardanyan and George Clooney at the launch of 100 Lives, a new global initiative around the events of the Armenian Genocide. 100 LIVES hopes to share stories of survivors and the impact on the present and future.

Ford Foundation NetGain Conference: The Internet, Philanthropy and Progress

February 11, 2015
In this panel discussion, foundation leaders Mitchell Baker of Mozilla, Chris Stone of Open Society Foundations, and Darren Walker of the Ford Foundation discuss how foundations can best ensure that technological progress is used a force for social good rather than one of surveillance and inequality.

Judith Rodin discusses The Reslience Dividend with Gwen Ifill at Miami Book Fair

November 22, 2014
PBS NewsHour anchor Gwen Ifill interviews author and Rockefeller Foundation CEO Judith Rodin about her book, The Resilience Dividend: Being Strong in a World Where Things Go Wrong, at Miami Book Fair International 2014.

Jon Stewart and Maziar Bahari discuss new film ‘Rosewater’

November 9, 2014
On Nov. 9, following a private screening at the Newseum, “The Daily Show” host Jon Stewart sat down with “PBS NewsHour” co-anchor Gwen Ifill to discuss the new film “Rosewater,” Stewart’s directorial debut, and the real-life story that inspired it. Stewart and Ifill were joined by Maziar Bahari, an Iranian journalist and the inspiration for the film, and the Committee to Protect Journalists’ Joel Simon.
America After Ferguson

Roland Martin & Journalist Gwen Ifill On Having The Conversation About Black Men & Police Officers

September 24, 2014
Roland Martin talks to journalist and television anchor Gwen Ifill about the PBS town hall AMERICA AFTER FERGUSON and the amount of young black men who were killed at the hands of police officers, especially considering the unrest of Michael Brown and the unfortunate burning of his memorial last night in Ferguson.

John Lewis: An Icon on the March

July 2, 2014
Gwen Ifill speaks to Rep. John Lewis about his graphic memoir series March.

Gwen Ifill moderates a discussion about Freedom Summer

June 18, 2014
Gwen Ifill moderated a discussion at the Newseum with Stanley Nelson, the producer of the "American Experience" film "Freedom Summer"; civil rights leader Bob Moses; and Rita Schwerner Bender, whose husband, Michael Schwerner, was one of three Freedom Summer workers murdered by members of the Ku Klux Klan.

Watch Gwen Ifill's speech to American University School of Public Affairs

May 11, 2014
Gwen Ifill addresses the 2014 graduates of the American University School of Public Affairs, part of the university's one hundred and twenty-eighth commencement.