The National Institute sponsors Discussion Luncheons in New York City and Palm Beach, Florida on issues of major importance. 

 Jon Parrish Peede, National Endowment for the Humanities

Jon Parrish Peede, National Endowment for the Humanities

NEW YORK DISCUSSION LUNCHEON

Jon Parrish Peede, the recently confirmed chairman of the National Endowment for the Humanities, discussed "Beauty, Optimism, and the Waves of History," at the 27th annual New York Discussion Luncheon on Tuesday, June 12 at the Cornell Club of New York.

 Ambassador Bonnie McElveen-Hunter

Ambassador Bonnie McElveen-Hunter

FLORIDA DISCUSSION LUNCHEON

Ambassador Bonnie McElveen-Hunter headlined the 28th annual luncheon of the Florida Chapter of the National Institute of Social Sciences on Monday, March 19 in Palm Beach. More than 100 guests heard her discuss “from success to significance” drawing on her personal experiences.