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New Orleans: Ten Years Later

August 25, 2015
To mark the tenth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, The Atlantic hosted an event recognizing the city’s resilience while evaluating the challenges it and other communities across the country continue to face.

The American Identity: A Conversation at the Aspen Ideas Festival

July 1, 2015
Gwen Ifill lead a conversation about the American Identity at the Aspen Ideas Festival. On the agenda: how we see ourselves and how we see each other.

Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff Speak to Young Journalists

June 21, 2015
PBS NewsHour Co-Anchors Judy Woodruff and Gwen Ifill joined the 2015 class of Al Neuharth Free Spirit & Journalism Conference scholars for a discussion on June 21, 2015 about their careers, the mission of the NewsHour, and the media in general.

Gwen Ifill Tells Utica College Graduates: "Do Something"

May 17, 2015
Gwen Ifill delivered the commencement address to the 2015 graduates of Utica College in New York.

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.