Five For Friday: 2017 Fall Engage Tickets Now On Sale

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[image: George W. Bush Presidential Center] Five for Friday A Weekly Digest from the Bush Center July 21, 2017 Explore More BUY ENGAGE TICKETS <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir READ THE CATALYST <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir UPCOMING EVENTS <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir Tickets Now On Sale for Fall Engage Lineup That Includes President Bush’s Art Instructors and Barbara Bush & Jenna Bush Hager Tickets are now on sale for three exciting Fall Engage events: * Discussion with President Bush’s art instructors that provides a behind-the-scenes look at his training, dedication, and development as an artist. * Special evening with Barbara Bush and Jenna Bush Hager as they tell us never-before-told stories about their family, adventures, and sisterly bond from their upcoming book, Sisters First: Stories from Our Wild and Wonderful Life. * Conversation with former Secretary of State Dr. Condoleezza Rice about her latest book, Democracy: Stories from the Long Road to Freedom. Dana Perino will moderate. Due to pre-sale for members <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir auditorium seats are SOLD OUT, but additional overflow seating is available at a discounted price. Reserve your tickets today <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir In Focus NOW OPEN | APPLICATIONS FOR FOURTH PRESIDENTIAL LEADERSHIP SCHOLARS CLASS Online applications are now open for the 2018 class of Presidential Leadership Scholars (PLS), a first-of-its-kind partnership among the presidential centers of George W. Bush, William J. Clinton, George H.W. Bush, and Lyndon B. Johnson. PLS offers participants the unique opportunity to learn from the experience and leadership of the four affiliated presidents and join a lifelong network of nearly 200 Scholars. Learn more and apply by August 31 [image: arrow] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir Read | Chinese Prisoner’s Death Holds a Message for Americans and China Liu Xiaobo, China’s most prominent dissident and Nobel Peace Prize winner, died last week. In a statement by President George W. Bush <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir he said “He dared to dream of a China that respected human rights.” Bob Fu, a leader at Tiananmen Square in 1989 and former Chinese prisoner, remembers Liu’s life and the legacy that he has left behind. Read about Liu Xiaobo’s legacy here [image: arrow] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir Discover | Afghanistan’s Future The six high school students who competed in the FIRST Global international robotics competition exemplify strength, intelligence, and resilience. During the Taliban era, women and girls were forbidden to attend school. Since then, they have not taken their right to education for granted. As Mrs. Bush said after the launch of We Are Afghan Women <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir , “We should not underestimate the challenges that women in Afghanistan still face…Yet I am hopeful. I am hopeful because of the skills, determination and abilities of Afghanistan’s women.” Read their story [image: arrow] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir SHOP | Christmas in July collection For the first time, our Christmas ornament collection featuring artwork by President Bush is being offered at 25-50% off. Our "Christmas in July" sale is live now through July 28. This offer is online only and honored while supplies last. Follow the link to complete your collection today. Shop today [image: arrow] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir [image: George W. Bush Presidential Center] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir 2943 SMU Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75205 T. 214-200-4300 | E. xxx [image: Twitter] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir [image: Instagram] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir [image: Facebook] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir [image: Flickr] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir [image: YouTube] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir Email Preferences <forms.bushcenter.org/page.aspx | Privacy Policy <forms.bushcenter.org/page.aspx | Give Today <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir

Five for Friday

A Weekly Digest from the Bush Center

July 21, 2017

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THE CATALYST
 
 
 

Tickets Now On Sale for Fall Engage Lineup That Includes President Bush’s Art Instructors and Barbara Bush & Jenna Bush Hager

Tickets are now on sale for three exciting Fall Engage events:

  • Discussion with President Bush’s art instructors that provides a behind-the-scenes look at his training, dedication, and development as an artist.
  • Special evening with Barbara Bush and Jenna Bush Hager as they tell us never-before-told stories about their family, adventures, and sisterly bond from their upcoming book, Sisters First: Stories from Our Wild and Wonderful Life.
  • Conversation with former Secretary of State Dr. Condoleezza Rice about her latest book, Democracy: Stories from the Long Road to Freedom. Dana Perino will moderate. Due to pre-sale for .

 

In Focus

NOW OPEN | APPLICATIONS FOR FOURTH PRESIDENTIAL LEADERSHIP SCHOLARS CLASS

Online applications are now open for the 2018 class of Presidential Leadership Scholars (PLS), a first-of-its-kind partnership among the presidential centers of George W. Bush, William J. Clinton, George H.W. Bush, and Lyndon B. Johnson. PLS offers participants the unique opportunity to learn from the experience and leadership of the four affiliated presidents and join a lifelong network of nearly 200 Scholars.

Read | Chinese Prisoner’s Death Holds a Message for Americans and China

Liu Xiaobo, China’s most prominent dissident and Nobel Peace Prize winner, died last week. In a he said “He dared to dream of a China that respected human rights.” Bob Fu, a leader at Tiananmen Square in 1989 and former Chinese prisoner, remembers Liu’s life and the legacy that he has left behind.

Discover | Afghanistan’s Future

The six high school students who competed in the FIRST Global international robotics competition exemplify strength, intelligence, and resilience. During the Taliban era, women and girls were forbidden to attend school. Since then, they have not taken their right to education for granted. As Mrs. Bush said after the launch of , “We should not underestimate the challenges that women in Afghanistan still face…Yet I am hopeful. I am hopeful because of the skills, determination and abilities of Afghanistan’s women.”

SHOP | Christmas in July collection

For the first time, our Christmas ornament collection featuring artwork by President Bush is being offered at 25-50% off. Our "Christmas in July" sale is live now through July 28. This offer is online only and honored while supplies last. Follow the link to complete your collection today.

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