Center Director, John Fortier, and journalist, author, and political analyst David Mark, a senior editor at The Politico, discuss Obama's presidential transition and first 100 days. Watch the video on Obama's First 100 Days.
Tuesday, April 28, 2009
7:30-9pm, Olin Auditorium
Curtis Gans, Director of the Center for the Study of the American Electorate at American University, John Green of the University of Akron and Director of the Bliss Institute of Applied Politics, and our own John Fortier take a look back at the presidential election.
Who turned out to vote? What role did the religious vote play?
Is this a sign of new civic engagement? Watch the Autopsy of the 2008 Election video.
Tuesday, February 24, 2009
7-8:30 p.m., Bemis Music Room (Peirce 210)
Al Felzenberg, of the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Pennsylvania, discusses his new book, The Leaders We Deserved (and a Few We Didn't): Rethinking the Presidential Rating Game. Felzenberg was the spokesman for the 9/11 Commission and an advisor to the Department of Defense and the Voice of America. Watch the Presidents We Deserved video.
Tuesday, February 17, 2009
7:30-9 p.m., Olin Auditorium
Two weeks before the presidential election, John Fortier, Director of Kenyon's Center for the Study of American Democracy, and John Harwood P'11, political correspondent for CNBC and the New York Times, participated in a panel discussion about the campaign at Family Weekend. Watch the Election Analysis video.
Saturday, October 18, 2008