The Wherrett Lecture Series

The Johnson Institute will sponsor E.J. Dionne, Washington Post Columnist and Brookings Institution Senior Fellow, to speak at the Wherret Lecture Series from 3:45-5:00 pm on Thursday, May 29, 2014 in Ballroom B at the University Club.  Please RSVP to or 412-648-1336 if you would like to attend.  E.J. Dionne writes about politics in a twice-weekly column and on the PostPartisan blog.  He is also a senior fellow in Governance Studies at the Brookings Institution, a government professor at Georgetown University and a frequent commentator on politics for National Public Radio, ABC's "This Week" and NBC's "Meet the Press."  He is the author of five books, including Our Divided Political Heart: The Battle for the American Idea in an Age of Discontent (2012).

This event is sponsored in part by the Johnson Institute for Responsible Leadership and the Graduate School of Public and International Affairs as part of the National Academy of Public Administration’s 13th annual Social Equity and Leadership Conference: The 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964: Assessing Social Equity and Civil Rights in the Light of Growing Income Inequality.


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