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Online Seminars

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We strive to be a premier knowledge club in Rotary by using our professional skills in our service work and creating learning opportunities for our members, other Rotarians, and people of goodwill around the world. 

Our program of online seminars contributes to that objective by enabling you to learn from global experts in their field. You are welcome to attend seminars online, typically on the first and third Tuesdays of the month at 12:30 PM EST, but if you are not a member of our club, we need you to register for each seminar you would like to attend. To register, first download our program of seminars and select the seminars you would like to register for. Then use the link for registration below. After registration, we will send you a link for streaming a few days before each seminar. 

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To attend any of our meetings in person or our Online Seminars please register:

  • Meet Molly Murphy, Director of Partnerships and Innovation at Working Films
    Meet Molly Murphy, Director of Partnerships and Innovation at Working Films
    Tue, Sep 19
    Webinar
    Sep 19, 12:30 PM – Sep 20, 1:30 PM
    Webinar
    Sep 19, 12:30 PM – Sep 20, 1:30 PM
    Webinar
    Discover the driving force behind Working Films' impact: Meet Molly Murphy (she/her), Director of Partnerships and Innovation. With a passion for leveraging documentaries to drive change, Molly has pioneered impactful campaigns, nurtured partnerships, and built coalitions that tackle the pressing.
  • Meet Monica Smith, Acting Deputy Director of the Smithsonian's Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation
    Meet Monica Smith, Acting Deputy Director of the Smithsonian's Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation
    Sep 05, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    Webinar
    Monica M. Smith, a driving force at the Rotary Club of Washington, DC and the Smithsonian's Lemelson Center, has led groundbreaking museum exhibitions and research for over 25 years. Her projects like "Places of Invention" and "Invention at Play" earned prestigious awards, reshaping our understandin
  • Meet Rebecca Viyera, Associate Director of Global Initiatives for PhET Interactive Simulations
    Meet Rebecca Viyera, Associate Director of Global Initiatives for PhET Interactive Simulations
    Aug 15, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    Webinar
    Rebecca, a Ph.D. in science education, is a passionate advocate for STEM learning and international education. Her impressive background as a high school physics teacher and her role in managing educational networks make her a driving force behind PhET's global strategy and programming.
  • Meet Mark Lynd, President and Co-founder of School To School International
    Meet Mark Lynd, President and Co-founder of School To School International
    Tue, Aug 01
    webinar
    Aug 01, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    webinar
    Aug 01, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    webinar
    Join Mark Lynd, STS's President and Co-founder, as he shares insights from his extensive experience as a technical advisor in over 20 countries, discussing the transformative impact of serving the whole child with comprehensive support in education, health, and engagement.
  • Meet Gibson Zulu, 2022-24 Rotary Peace Fellow
    Meet Gibson Zulu, 2022-24 Rotary Peace Fellow
    Tue, Jun 20
    webinar
    Jun 20, 12:30 PM – Jun 21, 1:30 PM
    webinar
    Jun 20, 12:30 PM – Jun 21, 1:30 PM
    webinar
    Gibson Zulu is a Zambian and 2022-24 Rotary Peace Fellow studying Global Studies with a concentration on international Economic and Development Policy and Peace and Conflict Resolution at the Duke-UNC Rotary Peace Center.
  • Meet Maggie Mercer, CEO of The $100 Solution (THDS)
    Meet Maggie Mercer, CEO of The $100 Solution (THDS)
    Tue, Jun 06
    Webinar
    Jun 06, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    Webinar
    Jun 06, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    Webinar
  • Meet Dr. Elaine Hernandez, Assistant Governor in D5930 South Texas
    Meet Dr. Elaine Hernandez, Assistant Governor in D5930 South Texas
    Tue, May 23
    webinar
    May 23, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    webinar
    May 23, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    webinar
  • Meet Mark Kelly, a Foreign Service Officer, USAID
    Meet Mark Kelly, a Foreign Service Officer, USAID
    Tue, May 09
    webinar
    May 09, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    webinar
    May 09, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    webinar
    Mark will speak about a relationship between USAID and the Department of Defense in the development context.
  • Stories from a String Puller: Meet Leigh Lafosse
    Stories from a String Puller: Meet Leigh Lafosse
    Tue, Apr 04
    Webinar
    Apr 04, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    Webinar
    Apr 04, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    Webinar
    Join us for a meeting with a special presenter, Leign Lafosse, the President of a National Capital Puppetry Guild.
  • Meet Mohsin Mohi Ud Din, an artist, storytelling activist, and founder of the award-winning global non profit, #MeWe Int
    Meet Mohsin Mohi Ud Din, an artist, storytelling activist, and founder of the award-winning global non profit, #MeWe Int
    Mar 21, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    webinar
    Presentation: An exploration on how words, language and communication are pillars of mental health, behavior, and human rights, and an introduction to community-led innovations for reclaiming communication as a tool for advancing the health and equity of all.
  • Meet Ben Smilowitz, Disaster Accountability Project
    Meet Ben Smilowitz, Disaster Accountability Project
    Tue, Mar 07
    webinar
    Mar 07, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    webinar
    Mar 07, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    webinar
    Opportunities for Impact: Accountability & Transparency in the Opaque World of Disaster Relief and Humanitarian Aid
  • Speaker Ify Bozimo: Living the Dream in DC
    Speaker Ify Bozimo: Living the Dream in DC
    Tue, Feb 07
    webinar
    Feb 07, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    webinar
    Feb 07, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    webinar
    Meet Ify Bozimo, an attorney and our Club Member. She will focus her presentation on a local non-profit "DC Dream Centre."
  • Meet Sean D. McAlister, Rotary District 7620 Governor, 2022-2023
    Meet Sean D. McAlister, Rotary District 7620 Governor, 2022-2023
    Tue, Jan 17
    virtual meeting
    Jan 17, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    virtual meeting
    Jan 17, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    virtual meeting
    Dr. Sean McAlister, 2022-23 District Governor / Rotary District 7620, Washington, DC, and Central Maryland, will join our Club's January 17th meeting.
  • Meet Pastor Michael S. Dickson, II
    Meet Pastor Michael S. Dickson, II
    Tue, Dec 06
    virtual event
    Dec 06, 2022, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    virtual event
    Dec 06, 2022, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    virtual event
    The Case for Consistent Strategic Local Adventure: Doing the Most from Where you ARE.
  • ChessKid: a fun, safe and accessible way for kids to play chess
    ChessKid: a fun, safe and accessible way for kids to play chess
    Tue, Nov 15
    online event
    Nov 15, 2022, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    online event
    Nov 15, 2022, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
    online event
    How to empower children to learn and play chess? How to engage girls in the game? Our speakers, ChessKid leaders A. Sorokina and N. Krauchuk, will share their insights.
  • Meet Gigi Gatti, Sr Director, Grameen Foundation USA
    Meet Gigi Gatti, Sr Director, Grameen Foundation USA
    Tue, Nov 01
    online event
    Nov 01, 2022, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM EDT
    online event
    Nov 01, 2022, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM EDT
    online event
    Gigi Gatti is Grameen Foundation USA's Sr. Director for Global Program Strategy and Learning. She will be sharing with us two philanthropy models (impact bonds and skillanthrophy) that Grameen has been doing and how these have changed the way development goals can be achieved.
  • Reimagining Peace Corps Role and Model
    Reimagining Peace Corps Role and Model
    Tue, Oct 18
    Webinar
    Oct 18, 2022, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM EDT
    Webinar
    Oct 18, 2022, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM EDT
    Webinar
    Our speaker, Michael McCabe, is a Regional Director at Peace Corps, representing the Inter-America and the Pacific Region, will share how Peace Corps is keeping its core principles but significantly changing other components to be relevant for today's volunteers and communities.
  • Commitment in the Age of Extinction: How organizations large and small can make a difference when problems overwhelm us
    Commitment in the Age of Extinction: How organizations large and small can make a difference when problems overwhelm us
    Oct 04, 2022, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM EDT
    online event
    David Barth, a head of programming at Save the Children, will share his thoughts on how the confluence of climate, conflict, and COVID has made citizen and organizational engagement more critical than ever.
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