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Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 11:30am - 2:00pm
Monday, October 30, 2017 - 12:00am - Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 9:00pm

The Mid-Atlantic-Eurasia Business Council (MAEBC/MARBC) is pleased to announce the Days of Eurasian-American Innovation Entrepreneurship Cooperation (RAVC Fall 2017), which will take place in Philadelphia, PA and the Mid-Atlantic Region from October 30th to November 9th.

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - Friday, November 3, 2017

The city of Gyeongju is privileged to host the 14th World Congress of the Organization of World Heritage Cities (OWHC). I wish to extend a most cordial invitation to you to participate in the 14th World Congress of the Organization of World Heritage Cities.

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 - 12:00pm - Friday, November 3, 2017 - 12:00pm

As a new member of the OWHC, a Philadelphia delegation of our World Heritage City project will attend the World Heritage meetings held in Gyeongju, South Korea. The theme for this year is community and heritage, and the team will work to promote Philadelphia as an international city with its unique contribution to World Heritage.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

The Lindy Institute for Urban Innovation invites you to the inaugural Drexel Dialogues, a free and open event with a timely focus: Urban Innovation in the Age of Trump. We’ll be joined by guests sharing innovations here and abroad which confront current urban challenges and show the way for an equitable and inclusive future.

The program will include:

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Award-winning Penn State faculty filmmaker Boaz Dvir presents his new film slated to air on PBS in 2018. Cojot: A Holocaust Survivor Takes History Into His Own Hands, an hour long-documentary, tells the virtually unknown story of a French Holocaust survivor who risks his life to hunt down Gestapo commander Klaus Barbie and, only a few months later, plays a pivotal role in one of history’s most daring hostage-rescue operations.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017 - 7:30pm

Lü Jia - Conductor
Ning Feng - Violin
Gautier Capuçon - Cello

Program
Zhao - Violin Concerto (U.S. premiere)
Chen - Reflections of a Disappearing Time, for cello and orchestra
Brahms - Symphony No. 4

Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 12:00pm - 8:00pm
Saturday, November 18, 2017 - 10:00am - 11:15am

10 AM and 11:15 AM

The beautiful string family makes up the largest portion of the orchestra. Now you can explore this family of instruments up-close through sight and sound! It includes the violin, viola, cello, and double bass, as well as the harp, guitar, and ukulele. Sound is created on these instruments through the vibration of the strings when they are bowed, plucked, or strummed.

Saturday, January 6, 2018 - 10:00am - 11:15am

10 AM and 11:15 AM

Presenting: the brass family! The brass family is the loudest of the Orchestra, and can be heard from far, far away, making its instruments perfect for fanfares and announcements. This instrument family includes the trumpet, trombone, French horn, and tuba.  Brass players produce sound by buzzing their lips into the instrument's mouthpiece.

Charlotte Blake Alston - Host and Storyteller