Denison University Hosts Senator Bill Bradley and Speaker Newt Gingrich
Date of Event: October 15, 2009
Posted: October 5, 2009
Denison University will present a lecture “Leadership in a Changing World: An Evening with Senator Bill Bradley and Speaker Newt Gingrich,” at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 15, in Swasey Chapel (200 Chapel Drive). The Babcock Lecture Series event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact 740-587-6611 or visit www.denison.edu.
Bradley and Gingrich were both born in 1943 and arrived newly elected in Washington, D.C. in 1979, one as a Democratic senator and the other as a Republican congressman. During their service in the Capitol, both earned recognition as opinion shapers who focused on large-scale reform.
The Mary Elizabeth Babcock Lectureship in the American Conservative Tradition at Denison University was established in 1981 through a gift from Mary Elizabeth Babcock. Babcock attended Denison and Harvard Universities an earned a Bachelor of arts degree from The Ohio State University. She also was the founder of the Mary E. Babcock Foundation in Johnstown, Ohio.
CALENDAR LISTING, Denison University, Granville, Ohio — “Leadership in a Changing World: An Evening with Senator Bill Bradley and Speaker Newt Gingrich,” at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 15, in Swasey Chapel (200 Chapel Drive). Free and open to the public. For more information, contact 740-587-6611 or visit www.denison.edu.
Denison University, founded in 1831, is an independent, residential liberal arts institution located in Granville, Ohio. A highly selective college enrolling 2,100 full-time undergraduate students from all 50 states and dozens of foreign countries, Denison is a place where innovative faculty and motivated students collaborate in rigorous scholarship, civic engagement and the cultivation of independent thinking.
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