Chicago Harper Lecture with Tim Knowles

Chicago Booth Alumni Club of Chicago

The University of Chicago Alumni Association

October 4, 2012: 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Please join us for "Urban Schooling: The Promise and the Peril," a lecture by Urban Education Institute Director Tim Knowles.


The Wit Hotel
201 N. State Street
Chicago, Illinois

Event Details

Efforts to improve our education challenges have been hindered by a sea of proposals based merely on theory or anecdote. Tim Knowles, the John Dewey Director of the University of Chicago Urban Education Institute and clinical professor on the Committee on Education, shares his thoughts on the necessary tools and challenges of nationwide urban school reform.


$20/person general admission

$10/person for young alumni (College graduates of the past ten years and professional school graduates of the past five years).


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Deadline: 9/27/2012


6:00 PM-7:00 PM: Cocktails

7:00 PM-8:30 PM: Lecture and Discussion


Jill Devers