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    Responding to the COVID-19 Crisis

    While at Chicago Ideas our mission is to make compelling ideas accessible to anyone and everyone—regardless of income or background—our number one priority is the health and safety of attendees at our programs.

    That is why, out of an abundance of caution in regards to the developing COVID-19 situation, we will be postponing all of our programs through April 15. If you already purchased a ticket for an upcoming program, you will be refunded the price of the ticket in full.

    We are currently working to reschedule any programs that will be affected by this postponement. Rest assured that we will notify you whenever we have secured a new date for these events. Though this was a difficult but necessary decision, we are making ideas accessible through our digital platforms. In this way, we will keep the conversation going.

    We appreciate your patience and understanding as we navigate this unprecedented situation, and we deeply value your cooperation in providing for the wellbeing of everyone in our community of curiosity.


    Megan McDonald Paulson

    Executive Director, Chicago Ideas

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