1. Fall 2013: Robin Gerber and "Leadership the Eleanor Roosevelt Way"


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    9/26/13: The McConnell Center was pleased to host historian and author Robin Gerber to talk about the life and leadership of Eleanor Roosevelt.

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    • Capitol Politics: A DC Experience


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      Last year, the McConnell Scholars had an opportunity to visit Washington, DC during their fall break. The 2015 Class of Scholars started their trip in Mount Vernon, later meeting up with the upperclassmen…

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      • reTHINK Capitalism & Equality: Reconciling the Moral Balance Sheet of Capitalism, Dr. James R. Otteson


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        2/28/13: James Otteson, joint professor of philosophy and economics at Yeshiva University, discussed the relationships between capitalism, morality and equality. As the recent Occupy Wall Street…

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        • Alexander Guerrero, PhD, JD, on "Governing By Lottery: May The Odds Be Ever In Your Favor"


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          In this Feb. 25, 2015, public McConnell Center lecture, Alexander Guerrero, PhD, JD (University of Pennsylvania) asked whether common complaints about American government could be fixed with a move…

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          • Was There A Gilded Age? Was There A Progressive Era?


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            Jan. 25, 2012 - Dr. Alan Lessoff, an American and urban history professor from Illinois State University, visited the McConnell Center as part of its "Remembering America" public lecture…

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            • Peter Zeihan on "The Coming Global Disorder: What Will America's Role Be In The 21st Century?"


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              Geopolitical strategist and author Peter Zeihan discussed changing geopolitical, demographic, energy and financial factors and how they will affect the U.S. in the coming century to a 100-plus-size…

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              • Leadership Lessons from Combat: A Conversation with Major General Jefforey Smith


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                3/27/13: The McConnell Center was pleased to host Major General Jefforey A. Smith, commanding general of the U.S. Army Cadet Command and Ft. Knox, to discuss leadership lessons from military combat.…

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                • Fall '12 Reflections


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                  See what we've been up to this semester! Applications for the McConnell Scholarship are due January 15, 2013. Application details are available at www.mcconnellcenter.org Follow us on Twitter:…

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                  • Scholar Spotlight - Zach Barnes


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                    The McConnell Center caught up with Senior McConnell Scholar Zach Barnes, from Louisville, KY, to reflect on seminar and his years as a McConnell Scholar.

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