2016 Profile in Courage Award Ceremony - May 1, 2016, 11:00 a.m.



On Sunday, May 1, Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy will be honored by Jack Schlossberg, President Kennedy’s grandson, as the 2016 recipient of the John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award™. Amid security concerns following the November 2015 terrorist attacks in Paris, Malloy courageously defended the U.S. resettlement of Syrian refugees and personally welcomed a family of Syrian refugees to New Haven after they had been turned away by another state.