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Thomas Becker: Chautauqua

  • Aired: 01/31/2011
  • 04:23
  • Rating: NR
Hear from Chautauqua President Thomas Becker why the Chautauqua Institution is important and relevant in today's world. Becker reflects on what it is that makes Chautauqua unique and how those qualities help to make the Institution as important today as it was when it was founded in 1874.
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Thomas Becker: Chautauqua
Hear from Chautauqua President Thomas Becker why Chautauqua is important today.
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Chautauqua: An American Narrative is made possible by a generous grant from The John R. Oishei Foundation The Erie Insurance Group, Eric and Marianne Laine and the CUTCO Foundation, The Chautauqua County Legislature and the Department of Planning and Economic Development, and Gary and Willow Brost.
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