For more information, please contact Assistant Director of Events Kellee Dawkins.

Upcoming Events

Each year The Pearson Institute hosts a variety of lectures, workshops, and seminars that explore specific topics, bring constituents together, and create opportunities for scholars to receive valuable peer commentary on their current work. Unless noted otherwise, all events are held on the University of Chicago campus.


An optimistic view on Latin America

Professor James Robinson will join the second installment in the virtual Latin America Policy Forum 2020, an annual event held by Harris student organization Latin America Matters (LAM). 

Friday, May 29, 2020, 12:00 - 1:30 PM



Pearson Institute Distinguished Speaker Series featuring David Miliband, CEO of the IRC

David Miliband, CEO of the International Rescue Committee, speaks at a 2017 edition of The Pearson Institute's Distinguished Speaker Series, cosponsored with UChicago's Institute of Politics.