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Civic Cocktail - presented by Seattle Channel and Seattle CityClub - offers a night of networking, civic conversation, Tom Douglas appetizers and a no-host bar. 



The Boys in the Boat author & Mayor-elect Jenny Durkan

Wed., Nov. 29 | Doors at 5:30 p.m., Program at 6 p.m.
Palace Ballroom | 2100 5th Ave.
Tickets $25 | Register

Daniel James Brown, local author of the #1 New York Times bestselling story celebrating the 1936 U.S. men's Olympic rowing team from the University of Washington, discusses his upcoming book and the possibility of bringing "The Boys In The Boat" movie to Washington state.

On her first full day in office, Mayor-elect Jenny Durkan will join host Joni Balter to discuss becoming Seattle's first woman mayor in 91 years, her vision for Seattle's future and much more.

Journalists:
Natalie Brand, KING 5
Amy Radil, KUOW

Presented in partnership with:

Crosscut.com

Thanks to media sponsors:
Crosscut.com    KUOW

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Civic Cocktail: Judicial power & the future of higher education
Civic Cocktail: Judicial power & the future of higher education
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From the courtroom to campus, Civic Cocktail examines the role of the judicial branch of government and the future of higher education in Washington state. Host Joni Balter talks one-on-one with U.S. District Court Judge Robert Lasnik about the blockage of the Trump travel ban, the limits of presidential powers and the judicial role in the system of checks and balances in government. Then University of Washington President Ana Mari Cauce and Washington State University President Kirk Schulz share their views on funding for higher education, free speech on campus, the impact of Trump's immigration order and supporting undocumented "dreamers."

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