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Events Calendar

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Mon 26

IN MOTION: Migration and Human Rights

February 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Tue 27

ALIEN WORLDS

February 27 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon 05

COMMUNITAS: DALLAS AND FORT WORTH

March 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Tue 06

THE HISTORIANS

March 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

TESTIMONIALS

The kind of work the Dallas Institute is doing is crucial in today’s chaotic world.  If it didn’t exist, it would have to be invented right now to help us get through.

JIM LEHRER, Journalist

On behalf of all the teachers, faculty, and students who’ve benefited from your inspiration and influence, I salute you.

LAURA BUSH, First Lady

“I don’t know of any other city that has anything like the Dallas Institute, and every city should.”

JAMES ROUSE, Urban Planner