The Beat of a Lifetime: Russia Since the 1950s
Katherine Gianni
As part of the Summer Institute series, Marvin Kalb, former host of NBC's Meet the Press, shared insights and excerpts from his memoir, The Year I Was Peter the Great: 1956—Khrushchev, Stalin’s Ghost, and a Young American in Russia,
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Nicco Mele Speaks of Changing the Narrative
Noah Asimow
The director of the Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics, and Public Policy launched the Summer Institute speaker series with a riveting talk Thursday night.
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Hebrew Center's Summer Institute Embraces Weighty Topics
Noah Asimow

The popular summer lecture series kicks off Thursday, July 5 at 7:30 p.m.

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Seeing All Sides of an Issue, From Objective to Up Close
Chloe Reichel

Covering striking Air France mechanics in Paris early in her career as a reporter, Sarah Chayes was hit hard by a wave of inferiority.

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John Kerry Acknowledges Hardships While Advocating Openness

Everybody here knows that the great American novelist Thomas Wolfe wrote prophetically that you can’t go home.

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John Kerry Rebuts Isolationism, Calls the Vineyard Home
Steve Myrick

The former Secretary of State regaled a packed house in Edgartown with humor and gravitas in a speech that was a pointed call to activism.

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Former BBC News Director Offers Bleak Assessment Mixed With Hope
Chloe Reichel
Former director of BBC Radio and BBC News Helen Boaden painted a bleak picture of the journalistic landscape before a packed audience Thursday evening.
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Economists Dissect Trumponomics at Hebrew Center Opener
Alex Elvin

Three leading voices in U.S. policy and economics spoke optimistically about the prospects for the U.S. economy before a near-capacity crowd at the Martha’s Vineyard Hebrew Center last week.

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BBC's Helen Boaden to Speak at Summer Institute Series
Chloe Reichel
On Thursday, July 13, Helen Boaden will be the featured speaker at the Summer Institute Speaker Series at the Hebrew Center.
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Summer Institute Series Begins

The Summer Institute Speaker Series at the Hebrew Center begins this Thursday, July 6, at 7:30 p.m.

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