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The 92nd Street Y is an outstanding arts, educational and community center in New York City that serves people of all ages, races, faiths and backgrounds. Because of its prominence and success, the 92Y is also able to prevail upon world-renowned personalities, speakers and teachers to officer educational sessions and interactive dialogues addressing the topics and issues of our day with participants throughout the country. This is accomplished through video feeds that are broadcast live, at approved host locations.
As an approved host, we are able to bring outstanding speakers to our community that we would never have been able to before - via live broadcast in our social hall, utilizing our state of the art projection equipment. We hope you will join us for a broadcast!
Our Upcoming Broadcast Schedule:
Sunday, April 14 at 8:00pm
The Future of God: The Merging of Science & Religion
Andrew Zolli & David Eagleman; Reza Aslan, moderator
Must science and religion always be opposing and irreconcilable forces? Looking at recent trends in theoretical physics and the response of contemporary theologians to scientific theories, this panel discusses whether science and religion can, in fact, be seen as complementary ways of understanding our world. Dr. Reza Aslan, the founder of AslanMedia.com, is a Wallerstein professor at Drew University’s Center on Religion, Culture and Conflict. Andrew Zolli is the co-author of the new book Resilience: The Science of Why Things Bounce Back. David Eagleman is a neuroscientist and writer at Baylor College of Medicine, where he directs the Laboratory for Perception and Action and the Initiative on Neuroscience and Law and a New York Times bestselling author published in 27 languages.
Thursday, May 16 at 8:00 PM
OneVoice with Jason Alexander and Daniel Lubetzky
Join board members and leaders from OneVoice, the grassroots organization dedicated to finding a peaceful, two-state solution to end the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Hear about their work with youth leaders to prepare their communities for the compromises needed to achieve peace. Could a youth-led mobilization succeed where the leaders have failed? Daniel Lubetzky is the CEO and founder of KIND Healthy Snacks and the KIND Movement; the founder of PeaceWorks Inc. and the OneVoice Movement; and co-founder of Maiyet. Jason Alexander is an American actor, director, producer, writer, singer and comedian. He is best known for his role as George Costanza on “Seinfeld.”