Endowments are one of the most important levers for an independent school’s financial sustainability.
Each Conference on Democracy features provocative guest speakers, thanks to the James F. Thacher Endowment. Recent Thacher Speakers include Casey Riley, Curator of Photography and New Media at the Minneapolis Institute of Art and Miguel Arzabe, a multimedia artist. What is the role of the artist in this political moment? Should art assist or be a form of activism and resistance? How do we build more inclusive communities through art?