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Longwood Graduate Symposium

The Longwood Graduate Program Symposium

Dates & Price

Friday, March 4, 2016

Join us for our 2016 symposium, Daring Dialogue: Public Gardens Engaging in Today’s Tough Topics

Public gardens and cultural institutions are centers of community, science, and art. Today’s society is often overwhelmed with debates in all of these areas. In a world where misspoken words amplify in a matter of minutes, how can institutions tactfully open discussion on today’s difficult topics? When and where do they provide research, resources, and opportunities to interact with new or contested ideas?

The 2016 Longwood Graduate Program Symposium, Daring Dialogue, will navigate the questions and higher callings of cultural institutions. Discover how we are prepared to address challenging issues such as environmental action, civic responsibility, and the evolution of public gardens as community assets.

More information coming soon.