Thu 30 May

Truth and Consequences: Can News Media Regain Credibility in Era of Fake News?

Ben Speggen M.A. Justified or not, most Americans say they have lost trust in the news media.A look at the facts and fiction as journalism faces perilous times. Journalismis suffering ... Read More »
Mon 3 Jun

Special Luncheon Program with Bruce Katz

Bruce J. Katz Join the Jefferson Educational Society at the Bayfront Convention Center where former Jefferson speaker, Bruce Katz, will be involved in a panel discussion in part wit... Read More »

Advancing Community Progress in Erie, Pennsylvania

The Jefferson Educational Society (JES) of Erie is a nonprofit institution where conversations commence and ideas take action. We were founded to promote civic enlightenment and community progress for the Erie Region through the study, research, and discussion of those ideas and events that have influenced the human condition. The Society offers courses, seminars, and lectures which explain the central ideas that have formed the past, assist in exploring the present, and offer guidance to enhance the civic future of the Erie Region.