Marshall Center Lecture Series 2016–17
All Marshall Center lectures will be held at 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, May 11, 2017 • Weinstein Hall, Brown-Alley Room
DEMOCRATIC GREATNESS? TOCQUEVILLE ON AMERICAN AMBITION
Robert K. Faulkner
Research professor of political science at Boston College
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Friday, Sept. 9, 2016 • Weinstein Hall, Brown-Alley Room
REAL STATESMANSHIP: FINDING UNITY IN DIVISIVE TIMES
Author of the Washington Post’s Right Turn blog and former labor law attorney
Ms. Rubin discussed the challenges for political leaders living in a highly polarized political time and offered her unique take on how they can accommodate the needs of their party while pursuing good governance and national unity.
Friday, Nov. 18, 2016 • Jepson Hall, Room 118
TECTONIC SHIFTS IN GLOBAL SECURITY
Gen. Michael V. Hayden
Former director of the Central Intelligence Agency and author of the New York Times best-seller Playing to the Edge: American Intelligence in the Age of Terror
Friday, Mar. 17, 2017 • Weinstein Hall, Brown-Alley Room
ARE AMERICAN LAW PROFESSORS SABOTAGING THE RULE OF LAW?
Stephen B. Presser
Raoul Berger Professor of Law Emeritus at Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law