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Academic Speaker Series


Featured Speaker: Mr. Jonathan Alter

Thursday, November 18, 2010 - "President Obama and American Politics in Light of the November Elections"


Jonathan Alter is Senior Editor for Newsweek and is a Contributing Correspondent to NBC News. Among the most respected political columnists in the country, Mr. Alter has authored several well-received books, most recently The Promise: President Obama, Year One (2010). He will speak on President Obama and American Politics in Light of the November Elections on Thursday, November 18 at 7:30 p.m. in the Skyhawk Arena of the Elam Center. Jonathan Alter's appearance is co-sponsored by Honors Programs, the Office of Student Affairs, the Student Activities Council, the First Year Initiative, the College of Business and Global Affairs, the Department of Accounting, Finance, Economics, and Political Science, and the Department of Communications.