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Conversations With...Chris Bourg (5:30-7 p.m.)
Tuesday, May 1, 2018, 5:30 PM until 7:00 PM
King's Chapel Parish House
64 Beacon Street
Director of Libraries at MIT, Chris Bourg has written and spoken extensively on the future of research libraries, diversity and inclusion in higher education, and the role libraries play in advancing social justice and democracy. Prior to assuming her role at MIT in 2015, Chris worked for 12 years in the Stanford University Libraries. Before Stanford, she spent 10 years as an active duty US Army officer, including three years on the faculty at the United States Military Academy at West Point. Chris received her BA from Duke University, her MA from the University of Maryland, and her MA and PhD in sociology from Stanford. Meet at King’s Chapel Parish House, 64 Beacon Street, at 5:30 p.m. for light hors d’oeuvres and wine; program begins at 6 p.m. BHV/BHS members: Free. Guests of members and prospective members: $20.