This panel will explore the global context of the United States at this particular moment and the implications of the political choices we face, covering topics ranging from the future of a liberal world order and the return of great power competition, to how and why hostile foreign states seek to corrupt our democratic process, to how to effectively manage transnational problems such as the global pandemic. 

Panelists will include: 

  • Chris Brose '02
  • Ambassador Katherine Simonds Dhanani '81 H'16
  • Courtney Kealy '89
  • Tom Susman '04

"Is the American Experiment Still Viable?", a Hill to Hill event, is a series of six virtual alumni panel discussions sponsored by the Center for the Study of American Democracy in conjunction with the Office of Alumni and Parent Engagement.

Please save the date(s) for the following panels, all of which will be held at 7 p.m. Eastern Time via Zoom:

  • September 28: Left, Right, and Center
  • October 6: Race, Identity and Contesting the “Real” America
  • October 13: Law, Order, Justice and Democracy
  • October 20: America in the World
  • October 27: Information, Misinformation, Disinformation
  • November 10: America Voted. What's Next?

To register for additional panels in this series, visit

Is the American Experiment Still Viable?

Learn more about the Hill to Hill series and watch recordings from previous panel discussions.