Five For Friday: President Bush at Barrett-Jackson Auction, Immigration Reform, and More

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[image: George W. Bush Presidential Center] Five for Friday A Weekly Digest from the Bush Center January 26, 2018 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 New Catalyst Released – Is Immigration Reform Possible? No issue animates the tension within American society better than immigration. To some, welcoming immigrants speaks to our identity as an open society and helps sustain our economic growth. To others, a large flow of immigration can lead to a loss of the American identity and a shortage of jobs. The Catalyst addresses this debate with contributors who focus on the political and cultural forces that stand in the way of modernizing our immigration system. The winter edition also takes a deep look at ways the nation could at last update our immigration laws. Learn more about the debate on immigration reform <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir In Focus Experience | President Bush Joins Chevrolet to Help Raise $ 1.4 Million for Vets President Bush was joined by Jay Leno in Scottsdale, Arizona last weekend at Barrett-Jackson, where a Corvette Carbon 65 Edition coupe generously donated by Chevrolet and GM was auctioned off to benefit the Bush Institute’s Military Service Initiative. The Corvette, signed by President Bush, sold for $ 1.4 million. The Bush Center is especially grateful to Chevrolet, GM, Barrett-Jackson, the Gordon D. Sondland and Katherine J. Durant Foundation, and the car’s new owner. See the auction [image: arrow] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir ADVOCATE | CERVICAL CANCER AWARENESS MONTH January marks cervical cancer awareness month, a time to remember the thousands of women who have battled the disease. The Bush Institute works with its affiliate, Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon, to provide screenings, HPV vaccines, and effective, low-cost treatments to help put an end to these preventable deaths in Africa. Learn more about our fight to end cervical cancer in low-income countries [image: arrow] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir Discover | Bush Institute Launches Spotlight Report on Chronic Absenteeism Missing just two days of school per month adds up to 18-20 days and over 100 hours of missed instruction over the course of the school year - the equivalent of missing a full month of school. It is nearly impossible for these students to stay on track. Learn more about chronic absenteeism from the Bush Institute's new report [image: arrow] <forms.bushcenter.org/page.redir Visit | Café 43 launches new Winter Menu Reserve a table at the popular Café 43 on your next visit to the Bush Center. Café 43 released a new winter menu featuring an orange & pomegranate salad, winter guajillo bisque, southwest lasagna, and brisket grilled cheese. New brunch items include a hot crispy chicken and corncakes. View the new menu [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

January 26, 2018

Explore More  

 
 
 
THE CATALYST
 
 
 

New Catalyst Released – Is Immigration Reform Possible?

No issue animates the tension within American society better than immigration. To some, welcoming immigrants speaks to our identity as an open society and helps sustain our economic growth. To others, a large flow of immigration can lead to a loss of the American identity and a shortage of jobs.

The Catalyst addresses this debate with contributors who focus on the political and cultural forces that stand in the way of modernizing our immigration system. The winter edition also takes a deep look at ways the nation could at last update our immigration laws.

 

In Focus

Experience | President Bush Joins Chevrolet to Help Raise $1.4 Million for Vets

President Bush was joined by Jay Leno in Scottsdale, Arizona last weekend at Barrett-Jackson, where a Corvette Carbon 65 Edition coupe generously donated by Chevrolet and GM was auctioned off to benefit the Bush Institute’s Military Service Initiative. The Corvette, signed by President Bush, sold for $1.4 million. The Bush Center is especially grateful to Chevrolet, GM, Barrett-Jackson, the Gordon D. Sondland and Katherine J. Durant Foundation, and the car’s new owner. 

ADVOCATE | CERVICAL CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

January marks cervical cancer awareness month, a time to remember the thousands of women who have battled the disease. The Bush Institute works with its affiliate, Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon, to provide screenings, HPV vaccines, and effective, low-cost treatments to help put an end to these preventable deaths in Africa.

Discover | Bush Institute Launches Spotlight Report on Chronic Absenteeism

Missing just two days of school per month adds up to 18-20 days and over 100 hours of missed instruction over the course of the school year - the equivalent of missing a full month of school. It is nearly impossible for these students to stay on track.

Visit | Café 43 launches new Winter Menu

Reserve a table at the popular Café 43 on your next visit to the Bush Center. Café 43 released a new winter menu featuring an orange & pomegranate salad, winter guajillo bisque, southwest lasagna, and brisket grilled cheese. New brunch items include a hot crispy chicken and corncakes.

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