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David Gergen – A Return to Civility
February 27, 2020 @ 6:00 pm CSTFree
The Thompson Center is pleased to announce a speaker presentation by David Gergen in La Crosse. This event will be part of UW-La Crosse Political Science and Public Administration’s “Civility in a Partisan Era” lecture series.
Gergen is a Senior political analyst for CNN and was an advisor to the Nixon, Ford, Reagan, and Clinton presidential administrations. He has an exemplary record of public service and more recently has worked as an esteemed political journalist, commentator, and editor.
Gergen is a professor of public service and founding director of the Center for Public Leadership at the Harvard Kennedy School, positions he has held for over a decade. Twice he has been a member of election coverage teams that won Peabody awards, and he has contributed to two Emmy award-winning political analysis teams.
The event was fully funded by the Tommy G. Thompson Center on Public Leadership.