Lunch and Learn Schedule

Monthly luncheons with timely and relevant speakers are offered in September through May.

2019 – 2020 Lunch and Learn Schedule

Held at the GRADUATE HOTEL, 141 N. 9TH ST, LINCOLN, NE

For reservations please contact via email: lwv-ne@inebraska.com or phone 402-475-1411. Listen to the prompt on the phone and press 1 to sign up for L&L.

Cost for lunch is $15 for members, $17 for non-members.

Reservations should be made by the Monday prior to the meeting. Meetings take place on the First Thursday of each month from noon – 1 p.m., Sept. – May, except for the January and April meeting which will meet on the second Thursday.

Reservations are binding.

DateTopicSpeaker
September 5thStill Progressive After All These Years: Nebraska’s Unicameral LegislatureCharlyne Berens, Prof. Emeritus of Journalism and Mass Communications, UNL, and author
October 3rdSeparation of PowersJo Potuto, J.D., is Richard H. Larson Professor in the NU College of Law.
November 7thIncome InequalityJerry Petr, Prof. Emeritus, UNL College of Business
December 5thMeet Susan B. AnthonyLinda Duckworth, League of Women Voters NE
Jan. 9th note this is the second Thursday due to the timing of the New YearWomen in Politics: Challenges and OpportunitiesJane Raybould – Lincoln City Council Chairperson
February 6th2020 Census in NebraskaJosie Gatti Schafer, Ph.D.

Director, Center for Public Affairs Research

University of Nebraska at Omaha

March 5thYWCA new programs for girls & young womenKaren Bell-Dancy, Director Lincoln YWCA
April 9th note this is the second ThursdayBallot InitiativesAngie Remington, with the NE Civic Engagement Table
May 2ndOpen Sky an Update on Nebraska’s Fiscal DebateOpen Sky an Update on Nebraska’s Fiscal Debate